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Earthquake hits in Northern California

Posted at 2:42 PM, Feb 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-03 17:42:29-05

PETROLIA, Calif. — A magnitude 4.4 earthquake hit near the coast of Northern California, west of Petrolia, Saturday afternoon.

The earthquake was reported two miles from Petrolia, Calif at 2:22 p.m. at a depth of 5.0 miles according to the U.S. Geological Survey.