Earthquake Hits Near San Francisco—Many Report Feeling It

By Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.
April 16, 2018 Updated: May 5, 2022

A 3.9-magnitude earthquake struck in the Bay Area region in California on Monday, April 16, according to U.S. officials.

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said that the tremblor hit the hills east of San Jose on Monday morning at 9:40 a.m. local time. Specifically, it hit about five miles east of the Alum Rock neighborhood at a depth of five miles.

Many people in the Bay Area said they could feel the quake.

CBS San Francisco reported there were no injuries or damage done in the quake.

Epoch Times Photo
(USGS)

 

Recommended Video:

Jack Phillips
Breaking News Reporter
Jack Phillips is a breaking news reporter at The Epoch Times based in New York.