JOSHUA TREE (CBSLA.com) — A 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck about 40 miles north of Joshua Tree Saturday evening.
The quake struck around 7 p.m.
Several aftershocks — in the range of 2.2 to 2.6 — followed, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS).
The quake rolled through a remote area near Interstate 40, in the direction of Needles and the Arizona border.
There have been no reports of any major damage or injury.