Most of them aren’t even noticeable. 16,348 earthquakes in the past 365 days. Magnitude 3 and greater earthquakes are printed in bold type. Largest earthquakes, significant events, lists and maps by magnitude, by year, or by location. The earthquake today map shows all of them, even the smallest shocks. (Smaller earthquakes in southern California are added after human processing, which may take several hours.) The Earthquake Today live radar map shows all earthquakes which are happening or happened in the past all around the world. Every day happen a lot of earthquakes around the globe, but luckily only very few are very strong. Home / Breaking News / BREAKING NEWS: 7.0 EARTHQUAKE HITS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA 265 Just minutes ago, a 6.9 to 7.0 quake hit near Ferndale, California just north of San Fransico. Special Earthquakes, Earthquake Sequences, and Fault Zones. Times are local (PST or PDT). Javascript must be enabled to view our earthquake maps. Earthquake Lists, Maps and Statistics. The most recent earthquakes are at the top of the list. TRONA, Calif. – The biggest earthquake to hit California in two decades chose one of smallest, hardscrabble towns in the state as a prime target. Tap/click on "gear icon" for options and settings. for new earthquakes until a magnitude is determined (takes 4-5 minutes). To access USGS earthquake information without using javascript, use our Magnitude 2.5+ Earthquakes, Past Day ATOM Feed or o Latest earthquakes map and list. Map need updating? California, United States has had: (M1.5 or greater) 27 earthquakes in the past 24 hours 155 earthquakes in the past 7 days; 832 earthquakes in the past 30 days; 21,825 earthquakes in the past 365 days Latest Earthquakes. Click on the word "map" or "MAP" to see a map displaying the earthquake. Maps are updated within 1-5 minutes of an earthquake or once an hour. Earthquakes recorded for the last week (168 hours). Earthquake lists: big earthquakes || all earthquakes Magnitude = ? Click on an event "DATE" to get additional text information. The largest earthquake in LA and Southern California: today: 2.3 in Lebec , California , United States.