USGS: Magnitude 5.3 quake hits northern California

By REUTERS
February 13, 2012 23:41

WASHINGTON - A Magnitude 5.3 quake struck northern California on Monday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

The quake, initially reported by the USGS as a magnitude 5.7, was centered 10 km west of Weitchpec in a remote area south of Oregon. It was quite shallow, at a depth of only 33 km.

There were no immediate reports of damage.


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