MOSCOW, Oct. 21 — RIA Novosti. Two earthquakes occurred on the night of Thursday to Friday on the west coast of the U.S. state of California, the website of the newspaper San Francisco Examiner.
According to the publication, Californians were ready to call the elements — earth tremors occurred just hours after the exercise Great ShakeOut, which worked on the action during an earthquake. The exercise was attended by about 8.5 million residents of the state.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the first earthquake of magnitude 4.0 was recorded at 14.41 Thursday (01.41 MSK Friday), the second — a magnitude of 3.8 occurred at 20.16 local time (07.16 MSK Friday).
The earthquake no one was hurt, the information on the destruction and the element of damage were reported.