PALM SPRINGS (CBS SF/AP) — Two earthquakes measuring 4.5 and 3.2 magnitude rumbled through the Palm Springs area early Tuesday, rattling nerves but not causing any damage, officials said.
The first quake measured with a preliminary magnitude of 4.5 struck just before 5 a.m. followed quickly at the 3.2 magnitude temblor.READ MORE: California Gold Rush Town Typifies Labor-Shortage Plight Vexing Businesses
The epicenter was near Palm Springs in the rural area of Cabazon, about 100 miles east of Los Angeles.READ MORE: UPDATE: News Crew Security Guard Shot in Oakland Dies From Injuries; Photo of Suspect Vehicle Released
Quakes of that size generally don’t cause any serious damage and there were no immediate reports of any problems related to it.MORE NEWS: UPDATE: 2 Men Shot Outside South Bay High School Football Playoff Game
People from the desert to the Pacific coast in Southern California reported feeling it.