Number of Earthquakes in California

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How many earthquakes occur in California?

100 to 150 per year.

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Every year about 100 to 150 earthquakes are felt in the state of California. Most of these are minor non-damaging earthquakes, but each year 3 to 4 moderate earthquakes of magnitude 5 or greater occur. This is according to the California Geologic Survey. The U.S. Geologic Survey lists 116 major earthquakes to have occurred since 1812.

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