Recent Earthquake Teachable Moments

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August 24, 2014 (10:20:44 UTC)

Quake Location

Magnitude 6.0 San Francisco Bay Area

Early Sunday morning, the Bay Area was awakened by a magnitude 6.0 earthquake, the biggest earthquake the region has experienced since the Loma Prieta earthquake nearly 25 years ago.  The earthquake was centered 6 miles (10 km) south of the city of Napa, which is located about 50 miles northeast of San Francisco.

Teachable Moment Presentation

10 slide Powerpoint presentation (zipped ppt 5.59 MB / pdf .98 MB)

En Español

Presentación en Español (zipped ppt 5.54 MB / pdf 1.14 MB)

Links

University of California Berkeley - Seismo Blog

USGS Resources

Earthquake Information

IRIS Data Management Center (DMC) Pages


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