Some Long Beachers may have felt a jolt Friday night as a 4.9 magnitude earthquake hit just before 7 p.m.
The quake was based near Anza, Calif., about 90 miles from Long Beach in Riverside County.
It hit at a depth of 10.6 km, according to the United States Geologic Survey.
Seismologist Dr. Lucy Jones said the quake occurred on the San Jacinto fault, which has had “many” quakes around magnitude 5 over the last few decades.
— Dr. Lucy Jones (@DrLucyJones) April 4, 2020
Long Beach, you feel that #earthquake a minute ago? It seems as though my cat me me were the only ones that felt it in my apartment.
— Erika Paz (@pazztinezz) April 4, 2020
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