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The United States Geological Survey is a scientific agency of the United States government. The scientists of the USGS study the landscape of the United States, its natural resources, and the natural hazards that threaten it.
5.8-magnitude quake hits Australia's Victoria
An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8 jolted 38 km south of Mount Buller in the Australia's state of Victoria at 23:15:53 GMT on Tuesday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. ...
4.3 magnitude earthquake hits Los Angeles, surrounding cities
A 4.3 magnitude earthquake occurred next to the city in the Los Angeles County of California, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said on Friday (local time). ...
Magnitude 5.1 earthquake jolts northeastern Iran
An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 on the Richter scale jolted northeastern Iran near the border with Turkmenistan on Monday morning, informed the US Geological Survey (USGS). ...
7.0 magnitude quake hits Los Organos de San Agustin, Mexico
An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.0 hit Los Organos de San Agustin, Mexico, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said on Wednesday. ...
Earthquake of 5.5 magnitude hits South Sandwich Islands region
An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.5 hit the South Sandwich Islands region on Sunday, the US Geological Survey (UGS) said. ...
5.5-magnitude quake hits Vanuatu region: USGS
An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.5 jolted Vanuatu region at 05:55:12 GMT on Wednesday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. ...
Parts of Alaska under tsunami warning after 8.2-magnitude quake
Washington, July 29 A massive earthquake measuring 8.2 on the Richter scale jolted Alaska and prompted authorities to ... ...
Scientists provide more strategic approach to COVID-19 testing
A new study led by the US Geological Survey outlines a means to better estimate COVID-19 occurrence and trends in populations. ...