U.S. Geological Survey: Earthquake Activity for the Previous Week

U.S. Geological Survey

This list contains information on all earthquakes with magnitude greater than 2.5 located by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and contributing networks in the last week. Magnitudes 4 and above are in bold font. Magnitudes 6 and above are in red. Some early events may be obscured by later ones on the maps.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology:Geophysics and Structural Geology, Geoscience:Geology:Geophysics
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Maps, Datasets and Tools:Datasets
Special Interest: Visualization
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Lower (13-14), College Upper (15-16), Middle (6-8), High School (9-12)
Data Derived: Data Derived
Data Source: Observational Data
Science Background Required: Broadly accessible
Topics: Human Dimensions/Resources, Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics, Solid Earth:Structural Geology:Geophysics and Structural Geology/Earthquakes/Seismic Reflection Profiling
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Geophysics, Structural Geology