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USGS: 4.0 magnitude earthquake strikes near Ridgecrest

Posted at 9:00 PM, Apr 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-27 00:05:04-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The United States Geological Survey reported a 4.0 magnitude earthquake eight miles southwest of Searles Valley near Ridgecrest and Trona.

USGS says the earthquake occurred around 8:45 p.m.