The tremor triggered waves of more than six feet.
A 5.1-magnitude earthquake rocks the Los Angeles area, the biggest temblor in six years.
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Earthquakes can cook dead plants and algae trapped in a fault, similar to how organic material transforms over eons into oil.
Intercontinental earthquakes, such as the ones that rattled New Madrid, may not strike the same place twice.