California Earthquake History Map

California's earthquake history Below is a list of the historical earthquakes in California, they are listed by month: (All Times are listed in Coordinated Universal (UTC) Time)

San Francisco Earthquake, 1906: This earthquake is one of the most devastating in the history of California. The earthquake and resulting fires caused an estimated 3,000 deaths and $524 million in property loss. Damage in San Francisco resulting only from the earthquake was estimated at $20 million; outside the city, it was estimated at $4 million.

The history of Santa Barbara, California, begins approximately 13,000 years ago with the arrival of the first Native Americans.The Spanish came in the 18th century to occupy and Christianize the area, which became part of Mexico following the Mexican War of Independence.In 1848, the expanding United States acquired the town along with the rest of California as a result of defeating Mexico in ...

The 2010 Baja California earthquake (also known as 2010 Easter earthquake, 2010 Sierra El Mayor earthquake, or 2010 El Mayor – Cucapah earthquake) occurred on April 4 (Easter Sunday) with a moment magnitude of 7.2 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of VII (Very strong).The shock originated at 15:40:41 local time (3:40:41 PM PDT) south of Guadalupe Victoria, Baja California, Mexico.

California Earthquake Authority (CEA) is a not-for-profit, privately funded, publicly managed organization that provides residential earthquake insurance and encourages Californians to reduce their risk of earthquake losses.

About Latest Earthquakes Version Info Clicking the list icon in the top right corner will load the earthquake list. Clicking the map icon in the top right corner will load the map.

A wildfire in Southern California that sparked devastating blazes across the region remains, as of Wednesday morning, the second-largest fire in California history, with only 55 percent of it successfully contained. The Thomas Fire is not expected to be fully contained until January 2018 and is ...

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USGS. California earthquake map: The star shows the earthquake in California this morning Saturday January 27. 10.15pm: Panama hit by 5.7 quake Now Panama has been rocked by a strong earthquake with the capital city of Panama City suffering "strong shaking".. No damage is expected and no tsunami alert has been issued.

Home page of the Museum of the City of San Francisco, with exhibits about the 1906 earthquake, California Gold Rush, internment of the Japanese during World War II

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