Magnitude 3.4 Quake Hits Foothills North of Yucaipa

Magnitude 3.4 Quake Hits Foothills North of Yucaipa

News Staff

The Inland Empire was shaken by an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.4 Friday.

The quake struck at 1:53 p.m., and the epicenter was 9 miles northeast of Yucaipa, about 30 miles northeast of Riverside, according to automated seismographs.

That size quake would likely trigger minor shaking in the immediate area, according to the USGS.