Other vulnerable countries have had systems in place for years.
The Hayward fault has been dubbed a "tectonic time bomb."
Earthquake prediction is a science, but it can't give us all the answers we might want.
It shook the country early Saturday morning.
The last major earthquake from this zone was in 1700.
The quake was the second recorded in New Caledonia in 12 hours and the third in a month.
A team from the Institute of Archaeology at Goethe University made the last-minute discovery after the excavation had already wrapped.
The "really big one" is set to hit the Pacific Northwest any day now, and here are some predictions of how that might unfold.
Officials apologized on Thursday night for previously confirming, then denying, the existence of Frida Sofia, admitting that someone may still be alive under the rubble.
The girl was initially described as a 12-year-old student called Frida Sofía but no girl with that name appear in the school records.
The temblor occurred near where an earthquake and a tsunami caused a nuclear meltdown six years ago.
The death toll from Mexico Cities massive magnitude 7.1 earthquake has risen to 119, which marks it as the deadliest earthquake to hit Mexico since the 1985 earthquake that killed thousands.
Scientists argue that there is a link between geological features formed by seismic activity and tales of people traveling to the underworld.
The quake was the worst the country has faced for a century.
The map shows changes in the elevation around the caldera between 2015 and 2017.
The quake had a magnitude of at least 6.3 and hit several popular tourist spots.
So-called super tall towers are unusual in Los Angeles due to the city’s location in an active earthquake zone.
Earthquake swarm is currently active on the western edge of Yellowstone National Park.
The eruption risk at Yellowstone remains low, but one of the recent earthquakes was the biggest to have hit since 2014.