Controversies in the Earth Sciences

USGS Catalog Search Directions


Make your own catalog from the USGS earthquake search page

Go to the USGS Earthquake Search page. Once you are there

  1. Magnitude: Click the "4.5+" button
  2. Date & Time: Click the "Custom" button, and enter the same dates as you did for your other one-year catalogs
  3. Geographic Region: Click the button for "World"
  4. Skip "Advanced Options" (don't change anything in there)
  5. Click the + to open up the "Output Options" menu
  6. Under "format" choose CSV
  7. Under "order by" choose Magnitude-Largest first (you won't have to sort them yourself now!)
  8. Press the Search button