Earthquakes California Last Hour In , an unexpected earthquake occurred. This is said to be with regards to earthquake to take place in the state Alaska. The Jesse Lee home was hit hard and college suffered extensive damage/10(2K). It appears that something unusual is happening along the California coastline. Over the past 24 hours, California has been hit by 46 earthquakes. That is approximately twice the normal daily number, and much of the shaking has taken place in . Get real-time earthquake notifications sent to you on your phone or by email, or subscribe to real-time feeds. Use real-time web services for your own applications. Information by Region. Information by state, and world seismicity maps. Links to earthquake-related information for each state.