Earthquake reported off coast of California

Graphic Courtesy: United States Geological Survey (earthquake.USGS.gov)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The United States Geological Survey is reporting a 6.5 magnitude earthquake off the coast of Northern California in the Pacific Ocean.

The quake hit at 6:50 a.m. Thursday about 100 miles west of Ferndale, California.

No damage or injuries were reported.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued a statement saying there is no tsunami threat from the earthquake.


Original Story:

RESTON, Virginia (WJTV) – The United States Geological Survey (USGS) is reporting an earthquake off the coast of California.  

The quake, estimated at this time as a magnitude 6.5 earthquake, was centered 157km west of the city of Ferndale.

Additional information will be provided as soon as it is available.

No tsunami alerts have been issued at this time.

 


 

 

 

 

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