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LIVE: 4.9 earthquake hits California

Posted: 7:07 PM, Feb 23, 2016
Updated: 2016-02-23 20:02:31-05
LIVE: 4.9 earthquake hits California
LIVE: 4.9 earthquake hits California

A 4.9 magnitude earthquake hit 3 miles south, southwest of Wasco, Calif. at about 4:05 p.m. Tuesday.

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6 km (3 mi) SSW of Wasco, California

8 km (4 mi) WNW of Shafter, California

19 km (11 mi) SW of McFarland, California

25 km (15 mi) NW of Rosedale, California

Scripps Station 23ABC in Bakersfield, Calif. received calls from all over the Central Valley from people who felt the earthquake.

As of 4:50 p.m., no injuries or damage to property was reported.

A 2.6 magnitude earthquake hit a short time after the intiial