POINT LOPEZ (CBS SF) — Four earthquakes ranging from 3.7 to 3.0 in magnitude rattled the Central Coast near Big Sur early Sunday morning.
According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the largest of the quakes measured 3.7 in magnitude and struck at 12:45 a.m. offshore of Lopez Point along the Bug Sur coastline.READ MORE: Redwood City Freeway Shooting Suspect Taken Into Custody; Weapons, Body Armor Piecing Ammunition Seized
The temblor — which was along the Hosgri Fault — was followed by three quakes measuring 3.2, 3.1 and 3.0 in magnitude. The latest was at 6:19 a.m.READ MORE: 'Sick Of Looking At The Blue Trap'; Golden State Warriors Ready For Playoff Stretch Drive With Fans In The Stands
The area is sparsely populated, but the USGS said that residents in Big Sur felt the temblors.MORE NEWS: South Bay Traffic Alert: Overturned Big Rig Shuts Down Southbound Traffic On 101
There were no reports of damage or injuries.