Monthly Archives: March 2020

31 March, 2020

4.7 magnitude earthquake hit Fox Islands

By |2020-03-31T17:07:10+00:00March 31st, 2020|Related News|

On Monday a 4.7 magnitude hit the Fox Islands and it was felt in Unalaska. According to the Alaska Earthquake Center (AEC), an earthquake at a depth of about 53 miles hit 26 miles southeast of Unalaska.

For more info, please read the original article by KUCB:
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31 March, 2020

4.2 earthquake hit southern Puerto Rico

By |2020-03-31T17:04:44+00:00March 31st, 2020|Related News|

A magnitude of 4.2 earthquake hit Puerto Rico on Monday. The quake hit during the curfew to combat the coronavirus.

For more info, please read the original article by News Tribune:
https://www.newstribune.com/news/national/story/2020/mar/31/42-earthquake-hits-southern-puerto-rico/822613/

27 March, 2020

West Texas Was Hit With A 5.0 Magnitude Earthquake

By |2020-03-27T19:06:13+00:00March 27th, 2020|Related News|

A 5.0 magnitude earthquake hit West Texas on Thursday morning. The epic center was 27 miles west of Mentone, Texas.

For more info, please read the original article by USA Today:
https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2020/03/26/el-paso-earthquake-5-0-magnitude-quake-rattles-west-texas/2916849001/

24 March, 2020

Will My Soft Story Building Collapse in an Earthquake?

By |2020-04-06T22:36:12+00:00March 24th, 2020|Earthquake Resilience|

Los Angeles is considered one of the most earthquake-prone urban areas in the nation. According to the United States Geological Survey, there’s a 60 percent chance an earthquake measuring in at magnitude 6.7 or higher will strike the Los Angeles area in the next 30 years; there’s also a […]

23 March, 2020

Croatia Hit With A 5.3 Magnitude Earthquake

By |2020-03-23T21:47:21+00:00March 23rd, 2020|Related News|

A 5.3 magnitude earthquake hit Croatia yesterday. The epic center was four miles north of the capital, Zagreb. Many buildings in the capital were damaged.

For more info, please read the original article by The Guardian:
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/mar/22/croatia-earthquake-causes-widespread-damage-zagreb

19 March, 2020

Tips to Building Community Resilience to Disasters

By |2020-04-28T23:02:09+00:00March 19th, 2020|Earthquake Resilience|

The urgent need for disaster resilience becomes clearer with each news cycle. Business owners and community leaders must adopt strategies and practices that can help communities prepare for, respond to, and bounce back after disasters like major earthquakes. The following six steps can help your business or community achieve disaster […]

17 March, 2020

Optimum Seismic Team Exhibits at National Earthquake Conference in San Diego

By |2020-06-23T19:29:47+00:00March 17th, 2020|Press Release|

Program Highlights Earthquake Threats, Safety and Awareness

Representatives of Optimum Seismic, Inc., a leading California earthquake retrofit company, participated in the National Earthquake Conference 2020 in San Diego from March 3 to 6.

The dynamic conference featured the first public release of results from a new earthquake […]

11 March, 2020

Optimum Seismic Supports Latino Education and Advocacy Days (LEAD) at California State University San Bernardino

By |2020-03-18T22:18:02+00:00March 11th, 2020|Press Release|

Program Highlights Latino Experience, Opportunities and Success

Latino Education And Advocacy Days (LEAD) 2020 and Summit has been rescheduled for the week of Monday Sept 14 – Saturday Sept 19, which is Hispanic Heritage Month, because of the California Governor’s announcement last week, and the California State University’s directives, […]

11 March, 2020

Hundreds Of Homes Destroyed During The 4.9 Magnitude Earthquake in West Java

By |2020-03-11T17:57:33+00:00March 11th, 2020|Related News|

On Tuesday a magnitude 4.9 earthquake hit West Java and damaged more than 200 homes. There were no casualties and only a few injuries.

For more info, please read the original article by The Jakarta Post :
https://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2020/03/11/three-injured-hundreds-of-houses-damaged-after-magnitude-4-9-earthquake-in-west-java.html