SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — Some Bay Area residents are reporting feeling a big earthquake off the shore of Humboldt County.
Preliminary reports from the U.S. Geological Survey say it was a 6.2 magnitude quake, reported around 12:10 p.m. on Monday.
It was about 45 miles from Eureka, and about 24 miles from Petrolia.
A San Francisco resident called into KRON4 and said they felt it in the inner Sunset, near UCSF. A KRON4 employee said they felt it in Emeryville.