Monday, July 25th, 2016

No Reports of Damage From Earthquake

There are no reports of damage due to the 4.3 magnitude earthquake at 11:42 yesterday morning about 9 miles south/southwest of San Simeon; a 2.8 magnitude followed nearby at 11:47 a.m.. The earthquake was felt throughout the area however public safety and related agencies received very few calls due to the earthquake and no calls for service. The National Tsunami Warning Center issued a Tsunami Information Statement stating there was no tsunami danger due to the earthquake.

The County Office of Emergency Services states this is a reminder that we do live in earthquake country and we should all be prepared for a damaging earthquake at any time.