California Rocked by Second Earthquake in Less Than a Week

The Bay Area in California is reeling after not one, but two earthquakes rippled through the region in less than a week. On Tuesday, Santa Rose, Ca...

September 16, 2022
8:24 AM

The Bay Area in California is reeling after not one, but two earthquakes rippled through the region in less than a week. On Tuesday, Santa Rose, California felt a 4.4 magnitude earthquake shock the area. A 4.3 aftershock hit one minute later at 6:30 PM according to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)This quake and the equally forceful aftershock came just one day after a relatively small 2.6 magnitude earthquake hit Canoga Park, California. A city approximately 430 miles southeast of Santa Rosa. Earthquakes under a 2 on the Richter scale usually can't be felt by people.

Alex Falls