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California Hit by 6 Magnitude Earthquake After Midnight; 100 Injured, Buildings Damaged, Water Pipelines Broken

California region was hit by a massive earthquake measuring 6 magnitude on Richter scale at 3:30 am on Sunday morning, injuring about 100 residents, igniting fires and damaging many buildings in the vicinity of Napa area, said initial reports. Many residents were jolted out of their sleep and forced to rush on to the streets, said witnesses. The earthquake struck ...

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California witnessed 15 earthquakes in past 24 hours: USGS Data

Brea Police DeptĀ @BreaPD Follow Rockslide caused car to overturn. Minor injuries. Carbon canyon closed between Valencia and county line. 11:16 AM – 29 Mar 2014 While the major earthquake measuring 5.1 magnitude jolted Los Angeles at 9 pm in the evening Friday, the records of US Geological survey showed 15 earthquakes in total during the past 24 hours. California region’s ...

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