(LA Times) – A series of earthquakes was reported early Wednesday morning near the Nevada-California state line, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The first temblor, with a magnitude of 5.7, occurred at 12:22 a.m. PST near Hawthorne, Nev. At least seven quakes with magnitudes between 3 and 5.6 were reported shortly after.
Light shaking was felt as far away as South Lake Tahoe, Fresno, Visalia and Merced.
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Hours later, temblors continued near Hawthorne, with four quakes between magnitude 2.8 and 4 occurring after 4 a.m.