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Media Kit

Media Contacts

Dr. Robert de Groot (he/him)
ShakeAlert System Operations
USGS – Pasadena, California
+1-626-372-3262 (mobile – 24/7)

Paul Laustsen (he/him)
USGS Public Affairs
USGS – Moffett Field, California
+1-650-847-8522 (mobile)

Twitter Account: @USGS_ShakeAlert
Hashtag: #ShakeAlert

For any earthquake impacting California, Oregon, and Washington where the ShakeAlert system is activated, posts on Twitter will be available within 15 minutes after the earthquake origin time.

Videos, Animations, and GIFS

ShakeAlert EEW Graphics and Photos

Case Studies and Fact Sheets