Earthquake 6.0 Magnitude Near Eureka, California — Offshore

A 6.0 Magnitude earthquake has been reported about 12:20 p.m. PST, 35 miles west northwest of Petrolia, California. Long rolling sensation reported in McKinleyville area.

On January 9, 2010 a 6.5 magnitude earthquake occurred in the region. Today’s earthquake is further out than the earthquake offshore from Ferndale, California on January 9, 2010. No early reports of damage.


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6.0 2010/02/04 20:20:21 40.431 -124.929 11.2 56 km ( 35 mi) WNW of Petrolia, CA