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A magnitude 6.0 Earthquake has struck North of San Francisco Bay Area near Napa. We hope everyone is ok.

What’s interesting here is that Google’s alert center now includes tweets. It appears that Google is giving up on its own social network to provide near-real-time information and instead relying on Twitter. There’s also a new Google news widget below the tweet feed.

Posted 20 minutes ago – U.S. Geological Survey

An earthquake with magnitude 6.0 occurred near American Canyon, CA at 10:20:44.10 UTC on Aug 24, 2014. (This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.)

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One Response to “Napa area 6.0 earthquake shown on Google Alerts, now with Twitter feed”

  1. aeronperyton says:

    Almost at the exact same time as an earthquake here in Japan (Ibaraki area) and another in Chili.

    The Ring of Fire stirs…