Magnitude 6.9 quake strikes off Northern California

The quake, which was initially reported as magnitude 6.1, hit 40 miles (64 km) west of Eureka, California

Magnitude 6.9 quake strikes off Northern California

World Bulletin/News Desk

A magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck off Northern California early on Monday at a relatively shallow depth of 4.3 miles (6.9 km), the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

The quake, which was initially reported as magnitude 6.1, hit 40 miles (64 km) west of Eureka, California, USGS said.

There was no danger of a tsunami, the Alaska Tsunami Warning Center said.

Last Mod: 10 Mart 2014, 10:01
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