Powerful 6.9 quake strikes off California coast

BureauUpdated: Saturday, June 01, 2019, 03:10 PM IST
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Los Angeles: A powerful 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of northern California, the US Geological Survey reported.

The quake struck late last night at 0518 GMT with an epicenter located 77 kilometers west-northwest of the town of Ferndale and at a depth of seven kilometers, said the USGS, which monitors earthquakes worldwide.

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