BARSTOW (CBSLA) — The San Bernardino County city of Barstow got an early wake-up call Thursday after a minor earthquake struck the area.
The magnitude-3.7 earthquake struck about nine miles east-northeast of Barstow at 4 a.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. No injuries or damage has been reported.READ MORE: Suspect Runs Into Walmart At The End Of Pursuit Before Getting Arrested
“Did You Feel It?” reports came in from Buena Park in Orange County, Fillmore in Ventura County, and Trona, which is still struggling to recover from the 6.4 and 7.1 earthquakes that jolted all of Southern California last week.READ MORE: Sacramento Surgeon Under Fire For Making Virtual Court Appearance While Operating On Patient
Barstow is about 80 miles away from Ridgecrest, the epicenter of last week’s major earthquake.MORE NEWS: High Schools Gear Up For Football Games Following Announcement To Resume Outdoor Sports In Inland Empire
It’s not clear if Thursday’s earthquake in Barstow was one of the thousands of aftershocks that have rumbled through the Ridgecrest area since last week’s major quake. One of those aftershocks was a magnitude-4.2 that shook the area near Ridgecrest and Trona Wednesday.