Continental USA (realtime) earthquakes list

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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
EMSC Central California Feb 22 18:23 2.0 5 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Central California Feb 22 18:18 3.0 6 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Soledad, California Feb 22 18:18 3.0 5 MAP I Felt It
USGS Anthony, Kansas Feb 22 16:31 3.3 5 MAP I Felt It
  • Harper, Kansas - very short, loud.
  • EMSC Kansas Feb 22 16:31 3.3 5 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nevada Feb 22 15:13 2.2 8 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Oklahoma Feb 22 08:57 3.0 2 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Oklahoma Feb 22 08:57 3.0 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Central California Feb 22 03:08 2.3 6 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Soledad, California Feb 21 22:46 3.3 0 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Feb 21 22:46 3.3 1 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nevada Feb 21 21:26 2.0 6 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Oklahoma Feb 21 16:38 2.5 9 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Edmond, Oklahoma Feb 21 16:38 2.5 9 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Ridgemark, California Feb 21 16:34 2.5 3 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Feb 21 16:34 2.5 4 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Julian, Ca Feb 21 15:27 3.0 8 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Southern California Feb 21 15:27 3.0 8 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Northern California Feb 21 14:20 2.9 4 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Point Arena, California Feb 21 13:28 2.9 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 21 12:18 2.0 3 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 21 11:39 2.4 2 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 21 11:37 2.3 3 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Fairview, Oklahoma Feb 21 08:57 2.7 4 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Oklahoma Feb 21 08:57 2.7 4 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Sanger, California Feb 21 08:35 2.6 0 MAP I Felt It
  • Bakersfield - I was at Sears register at the Valley Plaza when I felt a soft sway feeling back and forth about 5 times front to back. I asked my husband aloud if we were having an earthquake, my husband now aware it was possibly happening, paused to check but was unable to feel it and the cashier didn't seem to notice
  • EMSC Central California Feb 21 08:35 2.6 0 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Mooreland, Oklahoma Feb 21 08:05 3.0 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Oklahoma Feb 21 08:05 3.0 8 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC San Francisco Bay Area, Calif. Feb 21 01:11 2.3 9 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 21 01:01 2.0 1 MAP I Felt It
    USGS The Geysers, California Feb 21 00:57 4.2 1 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern California Feb 21 00:57 4.2 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Nevada Feb 20 23:03 2.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC British Columbia, Canada Feb 20 22:15 2.0 0 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Maneadero, B.c., Mx Feb 20 20:59 2.6 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Nevada Feb 20 19:22 2.6 4 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Feb 20 14:21 2.3 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Feb 20 08:47 2.3 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Channel Islands Reg., California Feb 20 08:27 2.2 0 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Western Montana Feb 20 07:18 3.4 3 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Lakeside, Montana Feb 20 07:18 3.4 3 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Somers - I heard it it sounded like a very loud vehicle
  • Dayton - Just a good rattle. Woke me up.
  • Kila - Moderate jolt followed by light shaking. Some underground rumbling heard.
  • Somers, MT 59932 - No damage; but this home is built extra sturdy so for me to pause in where I was standing and even consider the possibility of feeling an earth tremor is enough for me to select above Weak shaking, tho very weak shaking would be comparably to opinions of others.
  • EMSC Southern California Feb 20 06:00 2.0 2 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Gulf Of California Feb 20 05:05 3.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nevada Feb 19 21:00 2.3 12 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Beaver Dam, Arizona Feb 19 20:59 2.7 12 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Nevada Feb 19 20:58 2.7 15 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Beaver Dam, Arizona Feb 19 20:58 2.7 14 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 19 20:28 2.1 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Seattle-tacoma Area, Washington Feb 19 19:27 2.7 8 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Purdy, Washington Feb 19 19:27 2.6 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 19 13:38 2.1 2 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 19 09:33 2.3 6 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Arkansas Feb 19 09:26 2.2 3 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Nevada Feb 19 09:19 2.0 3 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Arizona Feb 19 09:18 2.0 0 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Perry, Oklahoma Feb 19 07:13 2.5 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Oklahoma Feb 19 07:13 2.5 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Oklahoma Feb 19 07:06 2.5 5 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Perry, Oklahoma Feb 19 07:06 2.5 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Feb 19 05:28 2.0 5 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Malibu, Ca Feb 19 03:35 2.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Santa Monica Bay, California Feb 19 03:35 2.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Feb 18 23:46 2.1 9 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC British Columbia, Canada Feb 18 22:16 2.3 0 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 18 22:15 2.0 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 18 21:17 2.4 14 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 18 20:50 2.3 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 18 20:44 2.3 7 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Alum Rock, California Feb 18 20:43 2.8 7 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Berkeley, California Feb 18 19:47 2.5 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC San Francisco Bay Area, Calif. Feb 18 19:47 2.5 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Baja California, Mexico Feb 18 16:49 2.2 13 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Baja California, Mexico Feb 18 16:43 2.1 14 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Long Valley Area, California Feb 18 10:43 2.1 3 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Santa Barbara, Ca Feb 18 09:34 2.7 0 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Santa Barbara Channel, Calif. Feb 18 09:34 2.7 1 MAP I Felt It
    USGS The Geysers, California Feb 18 05:57 2.6 2 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 18 05:57 2.6 2 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Feb 18 00:57 2.1 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 17 23:39 2.0 9 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Anza, Ca Feb 17 22:40 2.5 15 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southern California Feb 17 22:40 2.5 16 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Yountville, California Feb 17 21:43 2.6 8 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 17 21:43 2.6 8 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Dixon Lane-meadow Creek, California Feb 17 18:29 2.7 3 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Central California Feb 17 18:29 2.7 3 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern California Feb 17 14:53 2.2 0 MAP I Felt It
  • mountain view - Sk=hort duration at 0531 Hawaii Time Feb 17, 2017
  • EMSC Southern California Feb 17 14:11 2.6 18 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Temecula, Ca Feb 17 14:11 2.6 17 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC San Diego Cty Urban Area, Calif. Feb 17 13:24 2.3 15 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southern California Feb 17 09:05 2.0 5 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Rock Creek, Alabama Feb 17 05:26 2.6 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Alabama Feb 17 05:26 2.6 1 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Berry, Alabama Feb 17 05:06 2.6 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Alabama Feb 17 05:06 2.6 2 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Maneadero, B.c., Mx Feb 16 23:07 3.0 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Baja California, Mexico Feb 16 23:07 3.0 12 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Nevada Feb 16 22:51 2.0 3 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Greater Los Angeles Area, Calif. Feb 16 18:23 2.6 0 MAP I Felt It

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET

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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. Felt the quake here in NW Iowa...things hanging in house swayed...shade handles swaying, a wind chime inside house swayed for 15 minutes after initial quake. Haven't felt anything like this since the major Alaska quake in the '60's. This was strange...

    2. Megan Hull says:

      @ 11:26 A.M. I felt my bedroom on the 2nd floor shake, seemingly from side to side for a few seconds.

    3. I can't say I felt this quake. I I've in Milo MAINE, at precisely the same exact time I got woken up out of a dead sleep and thought my roof was caving in. My boys were still awake and it jumped them as well. I don't know where to go to report something I felt that's not on the charts, when I came here I seen this quake was 3 minutes before what I felt. Maybe I can be directed into the right direction as to where I go to report such an event. It lasted maybe 4-5 seconds after I awoke.. I was worried it was something else but after investigating my whole house, inside and out, I was determined it had to have been a quake. I have felt then in the past and my experience was about the same.
      Alan Willis, Milo MAINE 04463

    4. a little rumble then loud bang.

    5. Kristina Diekema says:

      Kalamazoo--- Our entire neighborhood shook. We thought a plane was crashing into our house. Our house shook for close to a minute, After the quake our walls reverberated for a minute. My son in law was sleeping in the basement and he thought that we were about to die. That was something I would rather not do again.. lol

    6. Loud, rumbling noise. Felt a rolling vibration.

    7. 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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