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ShakeOut Regions and Current Registration Levels

Everyone, everywhere, should know how to protect themselves during earthquakes. Even if earthquakes are rare where you live, they may happen where you or your family travel.

Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills are an annual opportunity for people in homes, schools, and organizations to practice what to do during earthquakes, and to improve preparedness.

Most participants are in one of the Official ShakeOut Regions shown below. People and organizations in other states or countries can also register to be included.

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All current ShakeOut drills shown below will be held on 10/20/2016 unless specified.

REGION CURRENT DRILL
(as of today)
PREVIOUS DRILL REGION CURRENT DRILL
(as of today)
PREVIOUS DRILL
California California 10.5 million Central U.S. Central U.S.
(AL AR IA IL IN KS KY LA
MO MS NE OH OK TN)
3.21 million
Japan Japan 362,669
(Various Dates)
5,272,988
(Various Dates)
SouthEast SouthEast
(DC DE FL GA MD
NC SC VA WV)
2.29 million
New Zealand New Zealand No 2016 Drill 1.36 million
Washington Washington 1.08 million
Utah Utah
()
962,000
(4/16/2015)
British Columbia British Columbia 777,000
Nevada Nevada 627,000 Puerto Rico Puerto Rico 597,000
Oregon Oregon 555,000 NorthEast NorthEast
(CT MA ME NH NJ
NY PA RI VT)
412,000
Hawaii Hawaii 244,000 Montana Montana
167,000
Alaska Alaska 126,000
Idaho Idaho 125,000
Guam Guam 83,000 Arizona Arizona 74,000
Quebec Quebec 65,000 Texas Texas 32,000
Wyoming Wyoming
28,000 American Samoa American Samoa 19,000
New Mexico New Mexico 16,000 Yukon Yukon 8,900
U.S. Virgin Islands U.S. Virgin Islands 6,100 Colorado Colorado 5,600
Southern Italy Southern Italy 5,000 CNMI CNMI 251
Global ShakeOut
Other States and Countries
15.2 million



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Step 1: Secure it now! Step 2: Make a plan Step 3: Make disaster kits Step 4: Is your place safe? Step 5: Drop, Cover, and Hold On Step 6: Check it out! Step 7: Communicate and recover!