Earthquakes in the central United States, 1699-2010 [ More info]
Poster includes GIS data for earthquake locations in this seismically active area.
Earthquakes pose a serious hazard in Afghanistan [ More info]
Structural features in eastern Afghanistan accompany seismicity data showing this area is subject to considerable risk of earthquakes.
A Magnitude 7.1 Earthquake in the Tacoma Fault Zone-A Plausible Scenario for the Southern Puget Sound Region, Washington [ More info]
Scientific description of the likely effects of a significant earthquake on this densely populated area.
Facing the great disaster: How the men and women of the U.S. Geological Survey responded to the 1906 "San Francisco Earthquake" [ More info]
After the powerful earthquake of April 18, 1906, staff of the U.S. Geological Survey stationed in Sacramento and Berkeley brought help to the residents of devastated San Francisco, documented the effects of the quake, and investigated its causes.
Field reconnaissance report of landslides triggered by the January 12, 2010, Haiti earthquake [ More info]
Preliminary aerial helicopter reconnaissance of areas affected by landslides and ground inspections at some accessible landslide sites.
Forecasting California's earthquakes - What can we expect in the next 30 years? [ More info]
Shows how we know severe earthquakes will occur and where.
Ground-shaking hazard from earthquakes [ More info]
Postcard available for downloading and printing.
Helping safeguard Veterans Affairs' hospital buildings by advanced earthquake monitoring [ More info]
We put seismic monitoring instruments into 20 VA hospital buildings, connected with computers that analyze their data to determine rapidly the structural health of the buildings in the event of earthquakes.
Latest earthquakes in the USA - Past 7 days [ More info]
Real-time earthquake maps of the conterminous U.S., Alaska, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico displaying magnitude and location of earthquake activity in the past hour, past day, and past week.
Latest worldwide earthquakes [ More info]
Near real-time list of earthquakes recently occurring anywhere in the world.
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