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Pacific Ocean Earthquake Recorded 50 Miles Off The Coast Of Northern California

By Jade Walker

A strong earthquake was recorded at 9:18 p.m. PDT on Sunday night in the Pacific Ocean near northern California, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

The 6.9-magnitude temblor hit about 50 miles west of Eureka, Calif., at a depth of 4.3 miles.

There were no early signs of a tsunami.

USGS seismologist Susan Hoover told The Associated Press that more than 300 people reported feeling the quake on their website.

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Source: Huffington Post Green