Earthquake in california map. The maps displayed below show how earthquake hazards vary across the united states. The usgs earthquake hazards program is part of the national earthquake hazards reduction program nehrp established by congress in 1977 and the usgs advanced national seismic system anss was established by congress as a nehrp facility. Geological survey shows the areas across the united states that are most likely to experience a significant earthquake in the next 50 years. This colorful new map from the us.
This map displays earthquakes which have happened in the past 24 hours in google maps ranging from n30 to n45 w112 to w130. 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. Earthquakes refresh every 5 minutes. The northern california earthquake data center ncedc is the permanent archive and distribution center for various types of digital data relating to earthquakes in central and northern california.
An earthquake could happen today in california so it makes sense to protect your way of life with cea earthquake insurance by choosing an earthquake policy that fits your needs and budget. 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 72 and a maximum mercalli intensity of vii very strong.