Chance of Mega-Quake hitting California increases, Several Faults can shake at OnceAccording to a new report we may now have a timeline of when to expect the next “Mega-Quake to strike the West Coast, That is because scientists are virtually certain that California will be rocked by a strong earthquake in the next 30 years. Now they say the risk of a mega-quake is more likely than previously thought.  The chance of a magnitude-8 quake striking the state in the next three decades jumped to 7 percent from 4.7 percent, mainly because scientists took into account the possibility that several faults can shake at once, releasing seismic energy that results in greater destruction.  FULL REPORT