4.2- magnitude earthquake hits near Isleton, is felt across Sacramento region and Bay Area


ISLETON,Calif. — An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.2 megahit near Isleton, California, on Wednesday morning, the United States Geological Survey said.

News About 4.2- magnitude earthquake hits near Isleton:

The earthquake struck about 2.7 long hauls southwest of Isleton just before 9:30 a.m. USGS reported its depth as 6.7 long hauls. USGS downgraded the earthquake from a primary magnitude of 4.6 to 4.1 before revising it up slightly again.

Weak to light- shaking was reported across the Sacramento- San Joaquin Delta region and in corridor of the Bay Area, according to USGS’ shake chart. BART said it was stopping train service to make examinations of the tracks.

This content is imported from Twitter. You may be suitable to find the same content in another format, or you may be suitable to find further information, at their web point. then were no immediate reports of damage in Isleton or away.

Isleton megacity director Chuck Bergson said Delta levees appeared sound, though a recent study indicated that some south of the city could use upgrades because of their age.

“ There was nothing major with this one, ” he said. He described feeling growling at City Hall during the earthquake.

An alert was transferred to people’s cellphones across the area.

The earthquake comes one day ahead of the planned Great California Shake Out drill to raise mindfulness about earthquake safety.


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