Earthquake Hazards Program

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The USGS Earthquake Hazards Program is part of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP), established by Congress in 1977. We monitor and report earthquakes, assess earthquake impacts and hazards, and research the causes and effects of earthquake.

Latest Earthquakes

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Science Centers

Our scientists study earthquakes around the world. Learn about Science Center activities, research, regional seismic network monitoring, and local activities of interest conducted in our various offices around the US.

Additional Resources

Significant Earthquakes Past 30 Days

Significant Earthquake Archive

Featured Items

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