List of recent earthquakes in our region: http://scedc.caltech.edu/recent/Maps/Los_Angeles.html
If there is a significant earthquake, the Facebook Safety Check will be activated– use that here to let your loved ones know you’re safe:
For more information about how to be prepared, check out our award-winning Civilian Emergency Response Team, CERT. Large map here.
Information live-sourced from CalTech, below:
How big is a quake? You can generally tell just by the shaking time!
If you would like to check out the local monitoring stations, the closest ones to Newport are:
Catalina Island Airport
Sam W. Stewart
The live-data is provided at https://pasadena.wr.usgs.gov/webicorder/