A 6.9 great earthquake has struck Northern California. This is a developing story. Reload for updates.

Region: OFFSHORE NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
Geographic coordinates: 40.821N, 125.128W
Magnitude: 6.9
Depth: 7 km
Universal Time (UTC): 10 Mar 2014 05:18:12
Time near the Epicenter: 9 Mar 2014 21:18:12
Local standard time in your area: 10 Mar 2014 05:18:12

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Location with respect to nearby cities:
77 km (47 mi) WNW of Ferndale, California
81 km (50 mi) W of Eureka, California
85 km (52 mi) WNW of Fortuna, California
87 km (53 mi) W of McKinleyville, California
398 km (246 mi) NW of Sacramento, California.

Tsunami Information Earthquake Information
Message Time: 10 Mar 2014 05:26 UTC
Message Num: 1
Message Text: click to read
Message Type: Tsunami Information Bulletin
Warning: none
Watch: none
ETAs / Obs: none
Preliminary (PTWC)
Origin Time: 10 Mar 2014 05:18 UTC
Magnitude: 7 Mwp
(reviewed by PTWC)
Latitude: 40.8° N
Longitude: 124.9° W
Depth: 10 km (6.2 mi)
Location: Off the Coast of Northern California
More Info.: search the USGS NEIC catalog