A Live Earthquake Map is a visual representation of earthquakes happening around the world at any given time.
They are usually identified by a circle of different sizes and colors to represent the magnitude of the earthquake. Click the colored link to learn How Earthquakes are measured? Larger quakes have larger circles. You can normally click on the circle to learn more about that particular earthquake.
I live in Southern California and have experienced dozens of earthquakes since I was a boy. My scariest earthquake memory actually happened in Las Vegas but the quake that shook me happened in Los Angeles. It was in January of 1994 and the quake was the 6.7 Northridge Earthquake.
1/17/94 1st Segment of “ABC World News Tonight” Northridge Quake
Peter Jennings hopped a plane and made it to Northridge–the scene of the earthquake that occurred on January 17, 1994 at 6.7 magnitude. It caused an estimat…
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