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No immediate reports of damage according to @KNX1070 announcers. #California #quake
Epicenter is in the Mojave desert in San Bernardino County. #Quake #California
Friends and relatives in Las Vegas, Nevada are posting on social media that they felt the #quake there.
Strongest shaking from the southern #California #quake felt in Searles Valley, according to initial reports.
Intensity of #quake in San Bernardino County, #California downgraded to M6.4 per @USGS.
Map from @USGS of M6.4 #quake epicenter.
#Quake depth relatively shallow -- 8.7 km per @USGS.
A pair of M4 aftershocks already recorded in the area, according to @USGS. #quake #California
"Varying degrees of damage" to some buildings and roads in San Bernardino County, #California from the #quake, according to local officials.
"The earthquake is near China Lake and Ridgecrest," says @DrLucyJones. "It is a sparsely inhabited area."
"We've had a lot of aftershocks" and there'll be a lot more, adds @DrLucyJones, speaking to reporters. Chance of a M5 aftershock this afternoon is "greater than 50/50."
Today's #quake doesn't increase nor decrease San Andreas Fault #quake risk, according to @DrLucyJones.
Seismologist Robert Graves of @USGS tells reporters #ShakeAlert early warning system did detect the imminent quake "but the signal did not go out" to alert the public.
About a 1 in 20 chance that the area rocked today in San Bernardino County "will be having an even bigger quake in the coming days," according to #DrLucyJones.
Structure fires reported in and around Ridgecrest, #California following M6.4 #quake.
Power lines are down and water mains are also broken in San Bernardino County, #California as a result of the powerful #quake.
More damage details on the largest southern California #quake since 1999.
Details on why #ShakeAlertLA system didn't send out an alert:
More on some minor utility services disruptions in the LA area from the M6.4 #quake.
Updated @USGS information has the M6.4 #quake at a depth of just 4km.…
Reaction from @POTUS (who has returned to the @WhiteHouse from his golf club in Sterling, Virginia):
Some #quake impact photos via @Rex_Emerson. #California
"It looks like we might be seeing two different faults" from today's M6.4 #quake and aftershocks, says @DrLucyJones, briefing reporters again.
"We expect to be seeing a lot of earthquakes today and some of them could be damaging," warns @DrLucyJones. "I think there will be a magnitude 5 (aftershock) today."
Aftershocks can be tracked here:…
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