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3.8 quake hits base of the Grapevine

Posted at 9:47 AM, Apr 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-16 15:42:32-04

A magnitude 3.8 earthquake hit Kern County on Monday morning.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the 3.7 quake hit at 9:36 a.m. at the base of the Grapevine near Highway 166 near the Wheeler Ridge fault zone. 

The USGS initially reported the quake as a 3.7, but now says it's a 3.8. 

No damage has been reported and no injuries have been reported.