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January 12, 2009
Earthquake Alerts provides near real-time alerts about earthquakes around the world. Alerts are sent when the earthquakes happen, so you may get them at any time of the day or night, and if it's an active seismic season, you may receive quite a few alerts. This feed only reports on earthquakes of magnitude 5 and greater earthquakes worldwide. You can stop these alerts instantly at any time from your phone or the web.
Mobile Search Option
You can also get an earthquake report anytime from your mobile phone. Send a text with the word EARTHQUAKES to 44636 and receive a text message back immediately with latest reported earthquake update. Thought you felt the earth move? Just text 4INFO to find out if an earthquake was reported in your area! Like Text Alerts, 4INFO does not charge to use mobile search, but standard carrier fees apply. 4INFO mobile search is not case sensitive, so you can send the text in all caps or all lower case, or even a mix - whatever is easiest for you!
Examples you can text to 44636
SupportSome of the most frequently asked questions about this alert include: