Quantcast

Monday, July 28, 2014         

 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

Magnitude 4.5 quake strikes rural Northern California

By Associated Press

POSTED:



SANTA ROSA, Calif.>> There are no reports of damage or injuries after a magnitude 4.5 earthquake rattled a rural area of Northern California.

The United States Geological Survey says the quake hit at 2:23 a.m. Saturday about 24 miles north of Santa Rosa, or about 76 miles north of San Francisco.

The USGS had initially reported the quake as having a 4.3 magnitude, but issued a revision after it was reviewed by seismologists.

Some residents reported feeling light shaking, but a sheriff's dispatcher says there were no calls of damage or injuries.

The area where the earthquake hit is near the Geysers geothermal development, a complex of 22 geothermal power plants in the Mayacamas Mountains. The area experiences frequent seismic activity.







 Print   Email   Most Popular   Save   Post   Retweet

IN OTHER NEWS
Breaking News
Blogs
Political Radar
On policy

Warrior Beat
Apple fallout

Wassup Wit Dat!
Can You Spock ‘Em?

Warrior Beat
Meal plan

Volley Shots
Fey, Enriques on MJNT

Political Radar
Wilhelmina Rise, et al.

Court Sense
Cold War