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San Diego Earthquake Coverage

Thursday, Jun 27, 2019 at 01:35 PM PDT

Just a Test: Earthquake Alert Sent to Phones in San Diego

Just a Test: Earthquake Alert Sent to Phones in San Diego

If you get an alert on your phone Thursday, don't be alarmed. It's only a test. Millions of mobile phones in San Diego County will receive a ShakeAlert at 11 a.m. Thursday as part of a test of an early warning...

Monday, Jun 17, 2019 at 06:52 PM PDT

Earthquake Alert Test to Be Sent to Phones in San Diego

Earthquake Alert Test to Be Sent to Phones in San Diego

Mobile phones in San Diego County will receive a ShakeAlert later this month as part of a test of an early warning system, county officials said Friday.

Friday, Oct 27, 2017 at 01:09 AM PDT

Magnitude-3.0 Earthquake Rattles Borrego Springs

Magnitude-3.0 Earthquake Rattles Borrego Springs

A magnitude-3.0 earthquake was reported in Borrego Springs at 12:56 a.m. on Friday, according to the USGS.

Monday, Apr 10, 2017 at 01:01 PM PDT

Early Quake Warning System Expands to Oregon, Washington

Early Quake Warning System Expands to Oregon, Washington

An early warning system for earthquakes has been expanded to Oregon and Washington, joining California in testing a prototype that could give people seconds or up to a minute of warning before strong shaking...

Wednesday, Oct 19, 2016 at 08:14 AM PDT

How to Prepare for an Earthquake

How to Prepare for an Earthquake

The 5.2-magnitude quake that shook SoCal Friday is a great reminder: if you’re not prepared for an earthquake, it’s time to get prepared. NBC 7’s Megan Tevrizian speaks with Holly Crawford, of San Diego County’s...

Friday, Sep 9, 2016 at 01:08 PM PDT

Earthquakes Have Far Away Ripple Effects: Study

Earthquakes Have Far Away Ripple Effects: Study

A major earthquake on one fault line can trigger large aftershocks on separate fault lines, according to a new study by the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego.

Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016 at 11:25 PM PDT

UCSD Uses Drones to Test Buildings in Quakes

UCSD Uses Drones to Test Buildings in Quakes

A 5.2 magnitude earthquake jolted San Diego last week serving as a reminder of the dangers earthquakes present.

Wednesday, Oct 19, 2016 at 08:12 AM PDT

The Great Shakeout Earthquake Drill Comes to California

The Great Shakeout Earthquake Drill Comes to California

Natural disaster specialist Dr. Pat Abbot and Victor Roosen from the American Red Cross spoke with NBC 7's Monica Dean about the upcoming Great Shakeout.

Wednesday, Oct 19, 2016 at 08:12 AM PDT

Researchers Discover New Fault Line in Southern California

Researchers Discover New Fault Line in Southern California

Researchers have discovered a new fault line in Southern California that may impact the San Andreas Fault which runs through the state, according to a study published on Wednesday by the Scripps Institution...

Monday, Apr 18, 2016 at 01:32 PM PDT

Earthquake Safety Refresher

Earthquake Safety Refresher

It is never a bad time to review earthquake safety, even in San Diego.

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