A road is damaged from an earthquake Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Trona, Calif. (AP / Matt Hartman) Seismologist Lucy Jones talks during a news conference at … This handout picture obtained courtesy of Rex Emerson taken on July 4, 2019 shows broken bottles and other goods in a store in Lake Isabella, Calif., after a 6.4 magnitude quake hit Southern California. This earthquake is on the map of LA and Southern California and is … The comments below have not been moderated. 6.4 magnitude earthquake. (MORE: New app warns LA residents seconds before a massive earthquake strikes) In Kern County, the quake has sparked fires as well as evacuations at Ridgecrest Regional Hospital and some apartment buildings, officials said. I could shaking was from an E Quake, used to live in Ca. This graphic shows the areas where the quake was felt, The earthquake struck about seven miles southwest of Searles Valley, California (pictured). Officials in San Bernardino County said the quake caused water mains to break, downed power lines, cracked buildings and caused rock slides on roads. These photos show broken bottles and other goods in two separate stores in California, following the earthquake. According to poweroutage.us, there were some 5,851 customers without power in Kern County. — NWS Las Vegas (@NWSVegas) July 4, 2019 It was the largest quake to hit the area since 1999, when a 7.1 earthquake struck in a remote part of the Mojave desert, Jones said. But Angelenos noted how rare it was to feel such a long quake. — Las Vegas FireRescue (@LasVegasFD) July 4, 2019 ***** 10:30 A.M. Reports of an earthquake being felt in Las Vegas about 10:30 a.m. A magnitude 6.4 earthquake affected parts of … July 4, 2019; SANTA MONICA, Calif. ... — A rolling 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit a remote area of Southern California between Los Angeles and Las Vegas … A magnitude 6.4 earthquake in Southern California was felt throughout the Las Vegas Valley on Thursday amid Fourth of July celebrations. The USGS estimates that the 'impact should be relatively localized'. 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'The fact that I experienced that longa** earthquake while on the toilet at the gym...and immediately blamed the celery juice, is about right. The quake was felt from Las Vegas in Nevada to Los Angeles on California's Pacific coast. Updated July 4, 2019 8:57 pm ET LOS ANGELES—A magnitude-6.4 earthquake struck a remote area in the Mojave Desert, sending tremors as far … Las Vegas Valley - Futon shook North/South about 5 seconds. A 6.4 earthquake struck in Southern California about 150 miles from Los Angeles on July 4, 2019. Residents in Ridgecrest also saw severe damage to their homes. LAS VEGAS, NV. Fire crews are responding to at least 24 medical and fire incidents in Ridgecrest. July 4, 2019 Earthquake Rattles The Las Vegas Valley An earthquake was felt in the Las Vegas, Nevada valley about 10:33 a.m during a live Independence Day Special of the Paul & Dean Show. The magnitude 7.1 event occurred about 34 hours after and about 7 miles northwest of a magnitude 6.4 foreshock on July 4, 2019 at 10:34 a.m. Pacific Time. "All the cupboards and doors were opening. She added, "This is a large enough earthquake that it probably did break through to the surface of the earth. In a tweet, the department said it was working 'nearly 2 dozens incidents ranging from medical assistance to structure fires in and around the city of Ridgecrest'. (MORE: New app warns LA residents seconds before a massive earthquake strikes). The largest of these was a M 5.8 event on September 20, 1995, just 3 km to the west of today’s event, which was felt strongly in the China Lake-Ridgecrest area, and more broadly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas. No damage. Firefighters were seen battling the blaze. She says everyone made it out shaken up but without injuries. ', Several celebrities also tweeted about the quake. There were also 3206 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. Posted July 6, 2019 . Las Vegas has had: (M1.5 or greater) 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours 4 earthquakes in the past 7 days; 9 earthquakes in the past 30 days; 27 earthquakes in the past 365 days We felt a lil’ movement here in the valley, but all good. During the past 30 days, Nevada was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.1, 8 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 62 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 396 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. July 6, 2019, 3:34 AM UTC / Updated July 6, 2019, 11:21 AM UTC By Phil Helsel LOS ANGELES — For the second day in a row, a powerful earthquake shook Southern California. In San Bernardino County, the quake broke water mains, downed power lines, cracked buildings and caused rock slides on roads, officials said. A 6.4 earthquake struck in Southern California about 150 miles from Los Angeles on July 4, 2019. ... July 4, 2019. Temperatures in the area were expected to climb to nearly 100 degrees Fahrenheit on Thursday, with extremely low humidity, the Weather Channel said. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 4, 2019 Before Thursday, it had been almost five years since the state experienced an earthquake of magnitude 6 or stronger. Not jerky. In Kern County, the quake has sparked fires as well as evacuations at Ridgecrest Regional Hospital and some apartment buildings, officials said. All seems to be very much under control! The temblor, which struck in an area on the edge of Death Valley National Park, was felt throughout Los Angeles, as far north as Fresno, and as far east as Las Vegas, Nevada. The 6.4 quake struck Thursday morning and was centered in a remote area near Searles Valley in the Mojave Desert. Actress Gabrielle Union tweeted that the she was using the bathroom at the time of the earthquake, Cora Burke, a waitress at Midway Cafe in Ridgecrest, said: 'It almost gave me a heart attack. The earthquake got the attention of President Donald Trump who tweeted: 'Been fully briefed on earthquake in Southern California. We waited until there was no trembles happening for quite a while before we went inside and were stilling the after effects.". Las Vegas Valley - Futon shook North/South about 5 seconds. Prayers to those in D valley, Bakersfield, S Valley, Kern etc. It was pretty good shaking, so I'm out of breath. A moderate 6.4-magnitude earthquake with an epicenter in Southern California jolted the Las Vegas Valley and Los Angeles area this Fourth of July morning. Bindschatel said they've seen multiple patients with injuries including those who had objects fall on them. Jones said she wouldn't be surprised if the area is hit by many aftershocks in the coming days. Veteran seismologist Lucy Jones (pictured) said the earthquake was the strongest to hit Southern California in 20 years. The quake struck at a depth of 5.4 miles in the vast desert region, lasting multiple seconds. LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- A magnitude 6.4 earthquake in Southern California was felt throughout the Las Vegas Valley on Thursday amid Fourth of July celebrations. Window shades swayed. Updated on July 8, 2019. During the past 30 days, Nevada was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 5.1, 8 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 62 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 396 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. Laguna Beach police shared on social media that 'there is NO tsunami danger to the California coastline' following the quake. The epicenter of Friday night's earthquake was about 10 miles northeast of Ridgecrest, Calif., a city of 28,000 that had already declared a state of emergency after Thursday's 6.4 … Players and staff leave the court after an earthquake during an NBA summer league basketball game between the New York Knicks and the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday, July 5, 2019, in Las Vegas… That was the longest earthquake I’ve ever experienced. Window shades swayed. The quake was even felt around Las Vegas, though police there said no damage was reported. The largest of these was a M 5.8 event on September 20, 1995, about 13 km to the west-northwest of today’s event, which was felt strongly in the China Lake-Ridgecrest area, and more broadly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas. Operations remain normal'. ', 'It's just a rolling feeling inside the building, inside the cafe and all of a sudden everything started falling off the shelf, glasses, the refrigerator and everything in the small refrigerator fell over.'. A powerful earthquake with a 6.4 magnitude rocked Southern California on Thursday, marking the strongest earthquake in the region since 1999, officials said. — Matt Dentler (@MattDentler) July 4, 2019 The Naval Air Weapons Station covers 1.1 million acres and strictly controls the airspace above it. 'It was so long I thought for the first time ever “Is this the big one?” Damn. The USGS said the quake started 11 miles from Ridgecrest, California, around 10.33am. 2 of 9 A medical helicopter flies overhead in Ridgecrest, California, on July 4, 2019. There were also 3206 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. By - Associated Press - Thursday, July 4, 2019 LOS ANGELES — A strong earthquake rattled a large swath of Southern California and parts of Nevada on … A dozen aftershocks have hit. A magnitude 5 aftershock is likely, Jones said. A 6.4 magnitude earthquake that rattled Southern California residents amid their Fourth of July celebrations has caused fires, damaged buildings and sparked rock slides. Over the past 40 years, 8 other M5+ earthquakes have occurred within 50 km of the July 4th, 2019 earthquake. It was 16 miles from Searles Valley. Director Ava DuVernay tweeted, "Been living in Los Angeles all my life. The Ridgecrest Earthquake today registered initially around 6.4 and could be felt in Las Vegas, Nevada, in Southern California, across Los Angeles, and even in […] This earthquake is on the map of LA and Southern California and is … The area could even be hit by a larger quake, she added. Mojave desert, California - July 4, 2019; Pomona , CA - I had just stood up and felt one intense jolt followed by some smaller ones. 'At this time, the LAPD has not received any reports of damage or calls for service within the City of Los Angeles related to the #earthquake,' the LA Police Department tweeted. Several residents shared videos of their homes shaking during the quake. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Food fell from shelves at the Stater Bros. in Ridgecrest, Calif., Thursday, July 4, 2019. Turn on desktop notifications for breaking stories about interest? The USGS has issued a red alert for economic losses meaning that extensive damage is probable, and the disaster is likely widespread. A magnitude 6.4 earthquake in Southern California was felt throughout the Las Vegas Valley on Thursday amid Fourth of July celebrations. — Kumail Nanjiani (@kumailn) July 4, 2019 I’ve lived in Los Angeles for 7+ years and that’s the first time an earthquake actually made me quake. 'My sister was in the house and my dog, so we just got everyone outside and then it ended. An official at China Lake said there was 'substantial damage' to their facilities, including fires, water leaks and spills of hazardous materials. — Ben Golliver (@BenGolliver) July 6, 2019 A 7.1 magnitude earthquake … "This can’t be saved, I’m pretty sure," Sturgeon said. Several celebrities also tweeted about the quake. It was felt in central Los Angeles as a long, rolling quake, making buildings rock back and forth for at least several seconds. According to the USGS website, the earthquake was centered in Searles Valley, California which is about 60 miles northwest of Barstow in the Mojave Desert. July 6, 2019 at 4:54 a.m. UTC LAS VEGAS — A magnitude 7.1 earthquake with its epicenter near Ridgecrest, Calif., shook sporting events Friday night from Dodger Stadium to the Las Vegas … — City of Los Angeles (@LACity) July 4, 2019 Yesterday and tonight’s #earthquakes were upsetting for many people, including some of us scientists who felt these in Pasadena. News World Cleanup begins after Los Angeles, Las Vegas shaken by earthquake 5:09am, Jul 5, 2019 Updated: 3:35pm, Oct 1 Cleanup begins after Los Angeles, Las Vegas shaken by earthquake According to the US Geological Survey (USGS), the earthquake was reported near Searles Valley, a sparsely populated portion of the Mojave Desert. That earthquake was not fun… — Trevor Noah (@Trevornoah) July 4, 2019. A 7.1-magnitude earthquake rattled the Las Vegas area Friday night, the second time in two days that a Southern California temblor has been felt in Southern Nevada, according to … LAS VEGAS, NV. '", "This was a strong one," the LAPD tweeted, "and a good reminder to be prepared.". A magnitude 6.4 earthquake in Southern California was felt throughout the Las Vegas Valley on Thursday amid Fourth of July celebrations. Inside, the Navy develops and tests missiles, bombs, artillery shells and other war ordnance, and the aircraft used to deliver it. Las Vegas has had: (M1.5 or greater) 0 earthquakes in the past 24 hours 4 earthquakes in the past 7 days; 9 earthquakes in the past 30 days; 27 earthquakes in the past 365 days Depth: 10 km. '. Play it now. The area is associated with the Eastern California Shear Zone and has suffered earthquake swarms in the past, including a series of some 2,500 tremors over the course of five weeks in the summer of 1995. Not jerky. 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(MORE: New app warns LA residents seconds before a massive earthquake … The most populated area near the epicenter was Ridgecrest, home to 28,000 people. So, immediately I thought, 'this is really happening, it's not stopping. A 6.4 magnitude earthquake that rattled Southern California residents amid their Fourth of July celebrations has caused fires, damaged buildings and sparked rock slides, The Kern County Fire Department said it was working 'nearly 2 dozens incidents ranging from medical assistance to structure fires (pictured) in and around the city of Ridgecrest', A video from Ridgecrest showed a large fire in the backyard of a home. In a tweet, the Los Angeles Fire Department said 'all 106 fire stations are out conducting a strategic survey of their districts to determine if any damage exists'. Its epicenter was also located in or on the edge of the US Navy's sprawling desert bomb testing range known as China Lake. Depth: 10 km. The strongest earthquake to hit Southern California in nearly 20 years has prompted one city to declare a state of emergency Thursday, and shook residents from Las Vegas to Orange County. A foreshock registering 6.4 Mw  occurred at 10:33 a.m. PDT (17:33 UTC) 7.5 mi (12.1 km) southwest of Searles Valley. She said workers are currently assessing broken gas lines and turning off gas where necessary. LAS VEGAS (KTNV) -- A 6.4 magnitude earthquake shook parts of Southern California at 10:33 a.m. Thursday and the earthquake could be felt by residents in the Las Vegas area. It hit at 10:33 local time (18:33GMT) on the US Fourth of July … Updated July 4, 2019 8:57 pm ET LOS ANGELES—A magnitude-6.4 earthquake struck a remote area in the Mojave Desert, sending tremors as far … Jolly delivery driver sings and dances on job, Two bikini-clad women twerk in public fountain in centre of Seville, Adorable moment puppies settle down for nap in daycare centre, Impressive moment hot water thrown into air immediately freeze, Premier League ace arrives in court for lockdown crash sentencing, Jack Grealish crashes £80k Range Rover into cars and mounts pavement, Wizards! "We stayed outside, there was a couple more after effects, we kept feeling the trembles. After Southern California experienced its most powerful earthquake in decades on Independence Day, an even stronger temblor shook the region late Friday. Actress Gabrielle Union tweeted that the she was using the bathroom at the time of the earthquake. LAS VEGAS, NV. A 6.4 magnitude earthquake that rattled Southern California residents amid their Fourth of July celebrations has caused fires, damaged buildings and sparked rock slides. Over the past 40 years, prior to the July 4th event, 8 other M5+ earthquakes have occurred within 50 km of the July 6th, 2019 earthquake. A Ridgecrest resident shared video of her father's liquor store that was damaged by the earthquake. A video from Ridgecrest showed a large fire in the backyard of a home. A 6.4 magnitude earthquake has hit Southern California, the largest temblor to hit the region in decades with rumblings felt in Los Angeles and Las Vegas. At 10:02 a.m. PDT (17:02 UTC) on July 4, 2019, a 4.0 Mw  foreshock occurred about 6.8 mi (10.9 km) southwest of Searles Valley, California. Smooth and rolling. LAS VEGAS — A magnitude 7.1 earthquake with its epicenter near Ridgecrest, Calif., shook sporting events Friday night from Dodger Stadium to the … Seismologists said some could exceed 5.0. (Photo by FREDERIC J. The long, rolling quake measured 6.4 in magnitude and was centered in the remote Searles Valley area near Ridgecrest in San Bernardino County, over a hundred miles away from Los Angeles… She’s the boss. 2019-07-04 17:33:49 UTC at 17:33 July 04, 2019 UTC Location: Epicenter at 35.705, -117.506 11.2 km from Searles Valley (7.2 miles) Southern California. '6.6 is strong. No damage. But it was loooong. Follow live updates: https://t.co/egvPjwFYnN pic.twitter.com/QDyjP5AYFz. A magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck southern California on July 5, 2019 at 8:20 p.m. local time (July 6 at 03:20 UTC). The floor has also dropped in her front room. The Fourth of July quake, which struck at about 10:30 a.m. local time, was centered in a remote area near Searles Valley in the Mojave Desert, about 150 miles northeast of Los Angeles. Breeden said firefighters are working to put out five fires in the area. Brown / AFP / Getty Images, A medical helicopter flies overhead in Ridgecrest, California, on July 4, 2019. The mayor said the local senior center was holding a Fourth of July event when the quake hit. LOS ANGELES — Aftershocks from Southern California’s largest earthquake in 20 years rumbled beneath the Mojave Desert on Friday as authorities tallied damage in the sparsely populated region. “Our kitchen is completely destroyed. The mayor of Ridgecrest confirmed to ABC News that they have declared a state of emergency in the city. Lordt,' she joked. The Los Angeles Airport shared that all of their 'runways have been inspected with no reported damage to the airfield or the Sepulveda tunnel. One video shows the moment the quake even created waves in a resident's swimming pool. In Kern County, the earthquake prompted evacuations at Ridgecrest Regional Hospital. 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