A magnitude 4.5 earthquake occurred near San Francisco


Землетрясение магнитудой 4,5 произошло в районе Сан-Франциско

A magnitude 4.5 earthquake struck the Bay area district in California on Monday night.

According to reports from the U.S. Geological survey, the jolt occurred at about 10:33 p.m. to the East of San Francisco in the area of pleasant hill, walnut Creek and Concord. According to the Los Angeles Times, the earthquake was so strong that it could knock over loose objects – books, paintings, dishes, could also suffer window glass in homes.

The shock was felt in San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose. Geologists say that the epicenter lies at a depth of about 10 km. there is no tsunami Threat. There are no reports of injuries or damage.

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