Risk
Apr 18. 2018

USGS forecasts 400 fires, 20,000 people trapped in elevators, 400,000 homeless in East Bay earthquake

USGS forecasts 400 fires, 20,000 people trapped in elevators, 400,000 homeless in East Bay earthquake At 4:18 p.m. today, a M=7.0 earthquake will tear across the East Bay. The quake’s epicenter will be just east of downtown Oakland along the Hayward Fault. Shaking will be felt across the entire Bay Area, and in many areas, it will be strong enough to destroy ...

author: Ryan Hubbard

Risk
Apr 10. 2018

Here's What Will Happen After a Huge Earthquake Inevitably Hits California

Here's What Will Happen After a Huge Earthquake Inevitably Hits California Nobody knows when "The Big One" is going to hit California, but here's how experts think it will play out when it does. California is the land of beaches, mountains, and all the legal marijuana you can stomach. It’s also, inconveniently, a dangerous minefield riddled with nasty fault lines that ...

author: Ryan Hubbard

Risk
Mar 26. 2018

There Hasn’t Been a Major Earthquake in Northern California in Nearly Thirty Years

There Hasn’t Been a Major Earthquake in Northern California in Nearly Thirty Years At 5:04pm on October 17th, 1989 the Loma Prieta earthquake struck the San Francisco Bay area a few minutes before the Giants were to face the Athletics in game 3 of the World Series. The world has changed a lot since then. From the proliferation of mobile phones, to the growth of email to ...

author: Ryan Hubbard

Risk
Jan 11. 2018

Largest Hayward Fault earthquake since 1981

Largest Hayward Fault earthquake since 1981 Last night, at 2:39 a.m. local time, a M=4.4 earthquake struck along the Hayward Fault underneath the city of Berkeley. The quake was felt throughout the entire Bay Area, and by noon today, over 35,000 people had filled ...

author: Ryan Hubbard

Risk
Nov 20. 2017

Upsurge in big earthquakes predicted for 2018 as Earth rotation slows

Upsurge in Big Earthquakes Predicted for 2018 as Earth Rotation Slows Scientists have warned there could be a big increase in numbers of devastating earthquakes around the world next year. They believe variations in the speed of ...

author: Ryan Hubbard

Uncategorized
Oct 27. 2017

San Andreas Fault: Tectonic Tremor Detected Deep Beneath Earth’s Surface

  Here's What Will Happen After a Huge Earthquake Inevitably Hits California

author: Ryan Hubbard

Insider preparedness
Sep 21. 2017

How well will Earthquake Early Warning Work?

How well will Earthquake Early Warning Work? In the M=7.1 Puebla, Mexico earthquake on September 19, which caused significant damage in Mexico City, the city’s earthquake early warning sirens went off approximately 12 seconds before the strongest ground shaking (See video below – ...

author: Ryan Hubbard

Risk
Sep 18. 2017

Houston offers a grim vision of Los Angeles after catastrophic earthquake.

For years, scientists have drawn up terrifying scenarios of widespread destruction and chaos that would come to Southern California when a catastrophic earthquake hits.

author: Ryan Hubbard