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US Southern California rattled by more than 80 small earthquakes

21:25  01 october  2020
21:25  01 october  2020 Source:   thehill.com

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Southern California was rattled by more than 80 earthquakes on Wednesday, but without any reports of damage or injuries.

a fire hydrant on the side of a road: Southern California rattled by more than 80 small earthquakes © Getty Southern California rattled by more than 80 small earthquakes

The quakes were centered in Imperial County between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Forty-five of the quakes registered a magnitude of 3.0 or above.

The biggest of the quakes was magnitude 4.9, registered shortly after 5:30 p.m. about 22 miles northeast of Westmorland.

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Seismologist Lucy Jones tweeted that the earthquakes were in the Brawley seismic zone, "a network of small faults that connect the San Andreas and Imperial faults."

Jones added that the quakes near the Imperial fault were too far away to have an effect on the San Andreas fault.

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