RIVERSIDE (CBS SF) — A magnitude 3.7 earthquake shook Southern California Tuesday evening.
The moderate earthquake struck the Riverside County area shortly after 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, according to the USGS.
There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries, but Twitter users described feeling a “short jolt.”
COMPLETE QUAKE COVERAGE: CBS Earthquake Resource Center
Strong earthquakes with an epicenter off the coast can trigger tsunamis, depending on the size and type of the fault movement. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center tracks earthquake data for the West Coast.
WEST COAST TSUNAMI TRACKING:
Tsunami Alerts & Maps
LATEST EARTHQUAKE NEWS:
- Stanford Shows How Fiber Optics Might Enable Global Quake-Warning Network
- California Earthquake Authority Earthquake Kit Giveaway Contest
- 4.0 Earthquake Shakes Area Torched By Northern California Wildfire
- Carlos Santana Donates $100K To Mexico Earthquake Relief For Kids
- Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake Shakes Jittery Mexico