6.5 earthquake strikes off California coast


A 6.5-magnitude earthquake has struck off California’s northern coast, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The quake, which ran about 10 miles deep, hit at 4:27 p.m. (7:27 p.m. ET) Saturday, about 25 miles from Eureka.

There were no immediate reports of injuries, according to the U.S. Coast Guard in Humboldt County.

Local officials were taking calls from residents.

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