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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)

X Account: @USGS_ShakeAlert
Hashtag: #ShakeAlert

For any earthquake impacting California, Oregon, and Washington where the ShakeAlert system is activated, posts on X 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