HUMBOLDT COUNTY, Calif. (KRON) — An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.2 struck off the coast of Humboldt County Wednesday afternoon.
The quake hit at 3:08 p.m. and struck about eight miles west of Petrolia, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
USGS reports the earthquake had a depth of about 17 miles.
Residents in Humboldt County reported feelings significant shaking on Twitter.
Earlier on Wednesday, a 5.7-magnitude earthquake hit Utah near Salt Lake City.
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