USGS: 4.7 earthquake hits area north of Ridgecrest

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The U.S.G.S. says a 4.7-magnitude earthquake hit an area north of Ridgecrest Thursday evening.

The U.S. Geological Survey reports a 4.7-magnitude earthquake hit an area north of Ridgecrest Thursday evening.

The USGS said the quake struck at around 5:42 p.m. The epicenter was recorded in an area 21.1 miles north of Ridgecrest.

It’s depth was measured at 1.9 kilometers, according to USGS data.

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