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    Tremors felt in Cape Town after 6.2 earthquake south of Africa

    By IOL Reporter 14h ago Share this article: ShareTweetShareShareShareEmailShare Cape Town – A 6.2-magnitude earthquake off the coast of southern Africa had some Cape Town residents worried on Saturday night. The quake, which occurred 1 918km SSE of Cape Town, hit at around 5.10 pm, according to the US Geological Survey. With its epicentre at a depth of 10 kilometres,…

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    Here’s How Google’s Earthquake Alert System Detected The Earthquake In Los Angeles / Digital Information World

    Back in August of this year, Google announced that it has developed a system in which Android mobiles will be used to provide earthquake warning alerts to people. The company worked with the United States Geological Survey and California to develop the alerts system. With this system, if a person has enabled the location services of their Android mobile and…

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    Leighton Buzzard hit by third earthquake in two weeks

    image copyrightAlamy image captionThe small town of Leighton Buzzard has experienced three earthquakes within two weeks An earthquake has been felt in Leighton Buzzard for the third time in two weeks. People wrote on social media they had felt their houses “jolting and shaking” at about 08:30 BST. The British Geological Survey (BGS) confirmed the 3.0-magnitude tremor happened about three…

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    Update: 2.7 magnitude earthquake hits near Logan

    Map: U.S. Geological Survey LOGAN, Utah, Sept. 20, 2020 (Gephardt Daily) — A 2.7 magnitude earthquake hit near Logan Saturday evening. The seismic event which just before 10 p.m. was originally reported as 2.6 magnitude event. The quake struck 5 miles east of North Logan at 9:56:36 p.m. at a depth of 11.1 miles below the surface, according the University…

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    This map shows the location of a 4.6 magnitude earthquake that occurred south...

    Magnitude 4.6 Earthquake Rattles Southern California

    Credit: U.S. Geological Survey Above: This map shows the location of a 4.6 magnitude earthquake that occurred south of El Monte in Los Angeles County at 11:40 p.m., Sept. 18, 2020. A magnitude 4.6 earthquake struck Southern California late Friday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake hit around 11:40 p.m., about 2 miles (3 kilometers) outside of…

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    Magnitude 4.5 earthquake rattles southern California | National News

    × Thanks for reading! Log in to continue. Enjoy more articles by logging in or creating a free account. No credit card required. SOUTH EL MONTE, Calif. (AP) — A magnitude 4.6 earthquake struck southern California late Friday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake hit around 11:40 p.m., about 2 miles (3 kilometers) outside of South El…

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  • Magnitude 4.6 earthquake rattles California

    SOUTH EL MONTE, Calif. — A magnitude 4.6 earthquake struck Southern California late Friday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake struck around 11:40 p.m., about 2 miles (3 kilometers) outside of South El Monte, near Los Angeles, the agency reported. There were no immediate reports of damages or injuries. rn{% endblock %}"},"start":"https://users.startribune.com/placement/1/environment/3/limit-signup-optimizely/start"},{"id":"limit-signup","count":12,"action":"ignore","mute":true,"action_config":{"template":"{% extends "grid" %}rnrn{% block heading_text…

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    Second earthquake felt in Leighton Buzzard

      By Press Association 2020 Seismologists from the British Geological Survey A second earthquake in the space of a week has hit Leighton Buzzard, according to the British Geological Survey (BGS). The tremor in Bedfordshire, which hit at 11.20pm on Sunday night, was measured by the BGS at magnitude 2.1 and was thought to have been an aftershock from the…

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    Small Earthquake Shakes Levittown Area

    Credit: USGS A small earthquake that emanated from the under central New Jersey could be felt in the Levittown area early Wednesday. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) confirmed the earthquake was preliminarily estimated to be a magnitude 3.1 and occured about 3 miles below the surface in the area of East Freehold in Monmouth County, New Jersey, about 32 miles…

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    3.1 magnitude earthquake reported in N.J. 9 years after temblor shook state

    The U.S. Geological Survey has reported a preliminary 3.1 magnitude earthquake near Freehold Township. The temblor reportedly happened just over a mile southeast of East Freehold just after 2 a.m. Wednesday, the USGS said on its Earthquake Hazards Program website just minutes after the event. The National Weather Service in Mount Holly tweeted that the small earthquake was felt “in…

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