Magnitude 5.5 earthquake rocks Southern California, no immediate reports of damage

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A 5.5 magnitude  earthquake  struck on Wednesday in the California desert about 150 miles (241 km) northeast of Los Angeles, but there were no reports of damage or injuries in the sparsely populated area.

The temblor hit in a sparsely populated area near the Mojave Desert community of Searles Valley but was felt across Southern California, as far away as Los Angeles itself.

A series of strong of  earthquake s and aftershocks struck that area near the small town of Ridgecrest on July 4 and 5 of last year. Such quakes are not uncommon in seismically...


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Magnitude 5.5 earthquake rocks Southern California, no immediate reports of damage


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