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Revised figures from the Alaska Earthquake Information Center put the quake's magnitude at 5.9. It struck about 97 miles west of Juneau at a depth of about 6 miles.
The U. S. Geological Survey reports the 2.8 magnitude quake occurred at 1:05 a.m. Friday and was shallow at a depth of about half a mile.
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The chief designer of the new, $6.4 billion eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge says more than 2,000 bolts and rods on the span that have been called into question are safe and can remain in place, a newspaper reported.
Several earthquakes, including a 5.9 magnitude one, occurred around the same location early Friday in southeast Alaska.
Eastern and Midwestern states face greater earthquake damage potential that previously thought, according to new data added to the U.S. Geological Survey's seismic hazard maps.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, this earthquake was recorded at 11:56 p.m. Its epicenter was located six miles north, northeast of Helena, 26 miles northwest of Enid, and 89 miles north, northwest of Oklahoma City.
A week after Typhoon Glenda barreled through Southern Leyte, a magnitude 5.4 earthquake struck the province at 7:57 a.m. Friday.
Fort Smith and Northwest Arkansas areas do not sit on or near regularly active fault lines, but residents in the regions should pay attention to a new hazard map issued by the United States Geological Survey.
A moderate quake rattled Costa Rica on Thursday, but there were no immediate reports of damage.
The best time to secure your home is not after that heavy bookcase falls on you.
Hilary Anderson was in grade school then, but she remembers the “swampland of molasses” in the kitchen after Southern California's last destructive earthquake throttled her Simi Valley home.
A pregnant woman has her blood pressure measured by a paramedic after she and colleagues were evacuated following an earthquake in Mexico City April 18, 2014.
The U.S. Geological Survey updated their seismic hazards map last week, and identified states along the New Madrid fault has the potential for larger and more powerful earthquakes.
The $5 million needed to pay for the design and construction of a new fire station to serve the center of the Island will come from a mix of one-time funds, an internal loan and external financing under a plan that the City Council will consider Tuesday.
The actor was shooting Murder in the First when the shaker hit at 4.31am on 17 January - and he and his castmates had to dash for their lives from the set.
Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 08:20 am
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