Powerful 7.1 earthquake hits California

A magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck at 8:16 p.m. Friday night as part of an earthquake sequence of swarm in the Searles Valley, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Friday's quake is just one day after the Fourth of July earthquake in the same region which measured 6.4.
Published: 10:07 PM PDT July 5, 2019
Updated: 10:05 PM PDT July 5, 2019