New Research Finds Small Faults Caused Ridgecrest EarthquakesCaltech researchers now say those two earthquakes, which were felt throughout Southern California and in Nevada, weren’t produced by just one fault – they were the result of 20 or more faults releasing energy seconds apart.
Ridgecrest Quakes Linked To New Movement Along California Fault Capable Of 8.0 QuakeWhen the Ridgecrest earthquakes rocked Southern California this past summer, scientists said a fault capable of producing an 8.0-magnitude quake began sliding.
Magnitude 3.6 Earthquake Strikes Near RidgecrestThe earthquake struck at 6:11 a.m. about 9.9 miles northeast of Ridgecrest.
Scientists Share Photos, Experiences From July Quakes Near RidgecrestA team of scientists and researchers from Southern California spent a week documenting the damage caused by a pair of strong earthquakes near Ridgecrest last month — and now they're sharing some of what they saw.
Following Recent Problems, LA Unveils Updated Earthquake Alert AppL.A. County residents failed to receive warnings from the fledgling ShakeAlert mobile app during the two massive earthquakes that rattled the Southland last month.
Ridgecrest Aftershocks Edging Toward Second-Biggest Fault In CaliforniaThe latest relatively moderate shaker was a 4.6 that struck Coso Junction after 9 p.m. Wednesday. It was followed in quick succession by two earthquakes that were both magnitude-3.4.
Several Earthquakes Shake Ridgecrest, Bay AreaThe Golden State lived up to its “earthquake country” nickname because there were a total of six earthquakes of magnitude-3.5 or greater Tuesday.
Ridgecrest: A Week After The Earthquake, Nerves Still Frayed"Nobody can really sleep. We've been sleeping in the living room in case we need to run out," says Pedro Meza.
Magnitude 4.9 Quake Hits Ridgecrest Friday MorningThis follows after the Ridgecrest and Searles Valley region was struck by two large earthquakes in consecutive days.
3.7 Earthquake Rumbles Through BarstowThe magnitude-3.7 earthquake struck about nine miles east-northeast of Barstow at 4 a.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. No injuries or damage has been reported.
Search Is On For Thief Who Stole $3K Worth Of Emergency Supplies From Victorville SchoolIt goes without saying, but bears repeating -- the Southland had two major quakes in the past week. Disaster supplies could be coming in handy right about now.
Trona Residents Pack Town Hall To Ask: Where's The Water?Representatives of several agencies were on hand at Wednesday’s town hall meeting to answer questions. But most of the attendees had only one question – when will the water come back on?
Tourists Flocking To Take Photos With Cracks Caused By Ridgecrest EarthquakesCracks in the earth left behind by the two big earthquakes that rocked Ridgecrest last week are drawing a steady stream of people eager to take pictures of the sight.
Nevada Authorities Investigating Possible Ridgecrest Earthquake-Related DeathThe Nye County Sheriff's Department released a video today about a possible earthquake-related death.
Commissary, Chapel At Naval Base Heavily Damaged After Ridgecrest EarthquakesNaval Air Weapons Station China Lake remained closed Tuesday as base officials continued to clean up and conduct repairs of damage caused by the two big earthquakes that rocked nearby Ridgecrest.