Continental USA (realtime) earthquakes list

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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
EMSC Offshore Northern California Apr 23 22:00 3.3 23 MAP I Felt It
USGS Ferndale, California Apr 23 22:00 3.3 22 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Seabeck, Washington Apr 23 21:15 2.5 19 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Northern California Apr 23 19:20 2.3 1 MAP I Felt It
USGS Oroville, California Apr 23 19:20 2.6 0 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Northern California Apr 23 18:30 2.4 7 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Oklahoma Apr 23 15:35 3.1 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Alva, Oklahoma Apr 23 15:35 3.1 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Western Montana Apr 23 14:41 3.5 24 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Lincoln, Montana Apr 23 14:41 3.5 16 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Northern California Apr 23 09:40 2.4 2 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Central California Apr 23 01:21 2.3 6 MAP I Felt It
USGS Ensenada, Mexico Apr 22 21:22 3.0 14 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Baja California, Mexico Apr 22 21:22 3.0 6 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Enid, Oklahoma Apr 22 21:02 2.7 5 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Oklahoma Apr 22 21:02 2.7 5 MAP I Felt It
USGS Tonopah, Nevada Apr 22 19:27 2.7 0 MAP I Felt It
USGS Medford, Oklahoma Apr 22 17:35 2.5 5 MAP I Felt It
USGS Challis, Idaho Apr 22 13:42 2.9 1 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Southern Idaho Apr 22 13:42 2.9 1 MAP I Felt It
USGS Cobb, California Apr 22 10:47 3.0 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Cobb, California Apr 22 10:47 3.2 2 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Northern California Apr 22 10:46 2.9 1 MAP I Felt It
USGS Cobb, California Apr 22 10:46 2.7 2 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Greater Los Angeles Area, Calif. Apr 22 09:59 2.8 8 MAP I Felt It
USGS Fontana, California Apr 22 09:59 2.8 7 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Oklahoma Apr 22 09:57 3.3 8 MAP I Felt It
USGS Edmond, Oklahoma Apr 22 09:57 3.3 8 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Oklahoma City - Brief jolt that woke me up from slumber...
  • USGS Langston, Oklahoma Apr 22 08:04 3.1 6 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Oklahoma Apr 22 08:04 3.1 6 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Ferndale, California Apr 22 01:49 2.8 24 MAP I Felt It
    USGS The Geysers, California Apr 21 23:49 2.8 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Apr 21 23:49 2.8 2 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Apr 21 21:38 2.5 12 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Coalinga, California Apr 21 21:38 2.5 11 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Arkansas Apr 21 20:37 2.3 2 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Enid, Oklahoma Apr 21 18:16 3.2 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Tulsa - i feel bed or couch vibrate where i am laying , almost everyday. and then sure enough i have felt another quake.....this is such a freaky feeling......upstairs apt.
  • EMSC Oklahoma Apr 21 18:16 3.2 5 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Fall City, Washington Apr 21 13:57 2.7 8 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Eastern Tennessee Apr 21 05:05 2.6 8 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Vonore, Tennessee Apr 21 05:05 2.6 7 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Vonore, Tennessee Apr 21 05:05 2.8 11 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Denio Junction, Nevada Apr 21 03:50 2.6 13 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Aguanga, California Apr 21 03:49 2.5 12 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southern California Apr 21 03:49 2.6 12 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Apr 20 22:48 2.3 9 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Apr 20 19:47 2.4 2 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Guthrie, Oklahoma Apr 20 19:31 3.7 8 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Oklahoma Apr 20 19:07 4.0 8 MAP I Felt It
  • Oklahoma City - shaking and loud pop
  • Edmond - It felt like something struck my house which I was in when it occurred. I could hear what sounded as a rumbling for about 30 seconds after the shaking.
  • Oklahoma City - While sitting on a couch I felt up and down vibration for about 30 seconds with maybe 6 cycles of up and down.
  • USGS Edmond, Oklahoma Apr 20 19:07 4.0 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Central California Apr 20 17:09 2.3 12 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Apr 20 16:10 2.7 13 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Coalinga, California Apr 20 16:10 2.7 12 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Nevada Apr 20 15:35 3.1 6 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Hawthorne, Nevada Apr 20 15:35 3.1 6 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Denio Junction, Nevada Apr 20 14:39 2.9 13 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Oregon Apr 20 14:39 2.9 13 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Apr 20 06:01 2.3 2 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Bodfish, California Apr 20 05:12 3.2 0 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Apr 20 05:12 3.2 1 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Baker, Nevada Apr 20 03:23 3.0 0 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Tooele, Utah Apr 20 03:22 3.2 6 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • West Jordan - I felt the earth role. Our house shook and our neighbors houses shook. It was about 6 seconds long.
  • West valley - I felt my chair rocking and saw my clothes on hangers swaying back and forth slightly.
  • Tooele - Was in the basement and felt my chair I was sitting on move. I thought at first it was something else, but then my daughter said she had felt it too. Like something bumped underneath the house.
  • West Jordam - scary
  • Stansbury Park - was sitting in my chair and it felt like the chair was moving underneath me. some balls on the cat scratcher were moving just a little bit
  • Tooele - I was laying in bed reading when I felt something pushing my whole house to the south. Nothing else seemed to be effected but if I didn't know any better I would have checked under the bed to see who was messing with me.
  • Kearns - Just one quick jolt. No damage.
  • Kearns - Apartment complex experienced minor shaking.
  • Tooele UT - the house just shook...
  • South jordan - Sitting on the bed, the whole thing shook.
  • Tooele - No damage. I was sitting on the couch and felt a quick shake of the house, about a second. Didn't realize what it was until the news reported it.
  • West Jordan - First time, a bit scary
  • Tooele - Was laying in bed and heard a rumble. Than it felt like a wave effect with rattling. Shook my windows and tv
  • Stansbury Park - I was sitting on the floor of the lower level of my house doing Easter and all of a sudden I feel my house shift and a loud noise, some of my stuff fell like pictures from the wall and a cup from the table, I seriously thought someone crashed their car into my house. My teenage daughter was outside planting lollipops in the garden for the little ones in the morning and she came running in freaked out, she said it knocked her to her bottom. Once I realized what happened and that everything and
  • Salt Lake City - No damage. House shook once - we thought there was a huge windstorm or something had hit the house
  • West Jordan - I was in the bathroom and the house felt like it was vibrating, maybe 5 seconds? No damage seen as of yet, but sure was a scary first experience.
  • White Pine Dr - No damage. Just felt slight shaking for a few seconds.
  • Tooele - Was sitting on the couch and it felt like a rocking motion and could hear a small rumbling sound. Lasted only a few seconds.
  • Taylorsville - House shook
  • Magna - My son and I were sitting on the couch when I felt the shaking. At, first it felt just like a large truck is rumbling by, then I soon realized it was a quake. My husband was in the car getting ready to go to work and he didn't feel it.
  • Kearns - Was sitting the sofa - after living in So Cal for 25 years I knew immediately it was an earthquake. First I heard it - the house seeming to settle - then I felt it - the sofa seemed to roll. Short maybe 3 seconds
  • Tooele, UT - Calling it harmless is wrong. Minor or no damage, yes, but it scared my daughter so badly that she couldn't sleep. That is indeed harm. ER : You are so right - should have added also "frightening experience" indeed
  • Erda - It lasted about 2-3 seconds. I thought someone hit the house.
  • TAYLORSVILLE - The house did not shake. It just felt like one quick thrust coming from the north.
  • taylorsville utah - i did not know what had happened at first. i thought that someone slammed a door very hard
  • murray - I was laying in bed and felt my bed move.
  • Tooele, UT - Felt the earth shake, heard rumbling, windows rattlling.
  • Magna Utah - It shook so hard everyone in the house freaked out. I my am from southern California so I have been through many in my time
  • Kearns - Was sitting on my couch and heard a boom about the same time the couch felt like it jumped and then moved side to side for only a few seconds
  • West Jordan - Standing in kitchen, doors and windows rattled, sounded like very strong wind gust, no damage, only lasted about one second.
  • Sandy - Sounded liked a rumbling windstorm.
  • Erda - I heard a rumbling begin and then roll through my home. I was sitting in a chair and it seemed to lift the chair and thrust my body up. It really frightened my dog. She would not come back into the same room for a couple of hours and then she only came with coaxing. I've been through lots of quakes. I thought this was much stronger than a 3.2. Perhaps that's because I was so close to the epicenter.
  • Midvale/West Jordan - Felt like a rolling vibration one end of 3rd flr apartment to the other West to East just a few seconds long.
  • Kearns - No damage, earthquake was short, like a bomb
  • West Jordan, Utah - I was sitting on the couch, a low rumbling sound getting louder as the floor rolled under my feet and my windows rattled as my house shook. Lasted about 5 sec. It was over before I realized I just experienced an earthquake!
  • Salt Lake City, UT - I was laying in bed and things started jolting towards the east. Concrete rolling up a little. Felt like freight train passing by. Military base across street from townhouse complexes
  • Salt Lake City - I was laying in bed well All of a sudden my bed flipped over I was in shock and it took like 6 seconds when it was all gone
  • Midvale - Felt the ground shake and thought it was a huge semi outside, but hard no engine, just a rumble. Made my ceiling creak but that was all. Lasted five seconds.
  • sandy utah - none
  • Taylorsville - Sitting on the sofa and heard a "boom" and felt like something hit the house, followed by some shaking. We sometimes get shocks from Camp Williams when they're firing cannons, but this was different. Didn't know it was an earthquake till this morning.
  • Salt Lake City - I was sitting on my bed when I heard a loud rumble and then my bed jolted to the orth. The ccat was freaking out right before it happened.
  • 8883 W Park St - House & belongings shook for a few seconds. No damage we are aware of.
  • West Valley City - No known damage to report. My computer monitor was shaking.
  • West Jordan - Sitting on couch then all the sudden a one second shake..... Wasn't sure if her or earthquake found out it was an earthquake
  • Taylorsville - I heard the windows creak, but haven't noticed any damage
  • Kearns - It lifted me 2 to 4 feet off my couch moved things minor i thought it was the train no train i was lost for words and amazed that was a 3.2 earthquake made my dogs bark as well
  • Salt Lake City - Very light shaking
  • Salt Lake City - Do you think it was caused bye canacott copper mined ?
  • West Jordan - We were having a late dinner. All of a sudden, we felt a small shake. It happened so quick like 5 or 6 seconds. We thought there was one of those construction debris hauling trucks driving by. We're living at a new residential construction area (California Collection). After that we realized it was something like a earthquake. We looked at the digital kitchen clock and it was 9:23pm. In the morning, the news said something about earthquake that happened last night somewhere near Tooele, Utah.
  • West Valley City - I was laying on he ground and I felt slight movement and it lasted no more than 10 seconds and it was quite noticeable but I thought I was just going insane lol
  • Murray - I was on my couch, heard the house crack and the couch felt like it moved for about 1 second.
  • Milwaukee - felt a shake in my garage
  • West Jordan - No damage. Very Short time period.
  • Tooele - I woke up at about 3 am and I felt shaking
  • Salt Lake City - Was at a ballet and sitting on the balcony when i felt very slight, almost bouncing sensation.
  • Tooele - Like a big truck drove by. I was upstairs. My house creaked.
  • West Jordan - We felt a little rattle like a gust of wind and then a 1 second thump. Nothing swinging.
  • Salt Lake - I was in my car at a stop light and my car started to shake for about 3 seconds, it was as if a Semi truck had just gone past or there was a wind storm, kind of scary. no damage that i could see.
  • west jordan - Just felt the sofa on which I was sitting took a shake of like 6-8 shakes.
  • South Jordan - First heard the rumble and it got louder by the second. The house shook.
  • West Valley - I was sitting at the kitchen table and I felt a big thud or shaking.
  • Utah - I didn't know what it was at the time, I was on the computer. I thought someone was moving something downstairs..
  • EMSC Tennessee Apr 20 03:13 2.5 9 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Ridgely, Tennessee Apr 20 03:13 2.5 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Bodfish, California Apr 20 01:27 2.5 0 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Apr 20 01:27 2.5 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Offshore Northern California Apr 19 23:45 2.5 16 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Ferndale, California Apr 19 23:45 2.5 15 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Enid, Oklahoma Apr 19 18:11 3.0 3 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Oklahoma Apr 19 18:11 3.0 4 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kernville, California Apr 19 17:22 2.8 6 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Apr 19 17:22 2.8 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Apr 19 12:15 4.3 6 MAP I Felt It
  • San Diego - Noticed very light shaking, looked at blinds & there was not movement
  • USGS Bodfish, California Apr 19 12:15 4.3 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Central California Apr 19 12:15 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Perry, Oklahoma Apr 19 10:43 4.0 4 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Stillwater, OK - No property damage. Shook bed and pictures on the wall. Windows creaked.
  • Perry - Strongest one felt this month. Some items fell from shelves
  • Perry, Oklahoma - Visiting Perry and the shaking woke me up in my motel room. It was short but long enough that I wondered if I should run downstairs in my pajamas.
  • Perry - I'm a sound sleeper but dang that was a nice one.
  • Perry OK - It was scary woke us up in our hotel room
  • Yukon - Pictures rattled on the walls 1142 am April 19 2014
  • Norman, OK - Shook my bed.
  • EMSC Oklahoma Apr 19 10:43 4.0 4 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Stillwater, Oklahoma Apr 19 08:40 2.7 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Oklahoma Apr 19 08:40 2.7 5 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Medford, Oklahoma Apr 19 08:07 2.8 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Oklahoma Apr 19 08:07 2.8 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Apr 19 07:16 2.8 1 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Chester, California Apr 19 07:16 2.8 0 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Arkansas Apr 19 02:21 2.4 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Apr 18 23:57 2.4 2 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Apr 18 22:00 2.3 2 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Bend, Oregon Apr 18 21:04 2.8 0 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southern California Apr 18 20:19 2.5 6 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Anza, California Apr 18 20:19 2.5 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Baja California, Mexico Apr 18 17:44 3.1 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Progreso, Mexico Apr 18 17:44 3.1 9 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Baja California, Mexico Apr 18 17:32 3.0 9 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Progreso, Mexico Apr 18 17:32 2.9 9 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Greater Los Angeles Area, Calif. Apr 18 15:30 2.7 6 MAP I Felt It
    USGS La Habra, California Apr 18 15:30 2.7 6 MAP I Felt It
  • Brea - It was just a little shake
  • USGS La Quinta, California Apr 18 14:32 0.0 49 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Currant, Nevada Apr 18 09:41 3.3 1 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ensenada, Mexico Apr 18 07:39 3.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Baja California, Mexico Apr 18 07:39 3.3 18 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Maneadero, Mexico Apr 18 07:11 3.0 10 MAP I Felt It

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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    People
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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    Comments

    1. C Reese says:

      Loud, rumbling noise. Felt a rolling vibration.

    2. Jenny says:

      At 1:13AM 1/25/2013 felt shaking and everything on my walls rattled. Windows shook, and there was a slight sway of my building.

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