san francisco struck by 4.5-magnitude earthquake as terrified californians are woken by overnight tremor - top car alarms
A magnitude 4 earthquake struck San Francisco.
It is reported that Level 5.
In the early hours of this morning, residents were reportedly woken up when buildings in the city of California struck.
Geological Survey of the United States (USGS)
The quake was two miles from Berkeley, California, with an initial depth of eight miles.
No damage or injury was reported immediately.
But it is reported that the earthquake was felt 40 miles south of San Jose.
Scared locals reported on Twitter that in the middle of the night, car alarms rang and items fell off the shelves.
A San Francisco resident wrote: "feeling the ground rumbling, Kim Jong Un is finally fed up with Trump's twitter fingers.
Another tweet wrote: "I was very shocked by the San Francisco earthquake, Ikes.
"At a time like this, I really hope I didn't live in a building, and the earthquake was terrible and took longer.
A tourist said: "There is nothing better than waking up in the bed of your hotel by the earthquake. " Welcome to San Francisco . " San Francisco is no stranger to earthquakes. its residents have been living under the threat of earthquakes. Devastating 78-
The Richter earthquake that struck in 1906 almost flattened the city, killing an estimated 3,000 people.
And another measurement 6.
In 1989, 63 people were killed and 3,757 injured after numerous buildings were damaged.
Like many big cities in California, the city is located in a deadly City --
The faulty line known as the "Ring of Fire.
It runs along the west coast of America, across the Pacific Ocean, across New Zealand, Indonesia and Japan.
Places along the way have had devastating earthquakes in the past.
Experts say another devastating earthquake will hit California.
They have called it "big ".
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