SIERRA COUNTY, Calif. (KTXL) — The United States Geological Survey reported Thursday night that three earthquakes struck near Truckee.
According to the USGS, the largest earthquake, about 11 miles from Truckee, had a magnitude of 4.7 and depth of 3.3 km — a little over 2 miles.
Residents as far as Sacramento reported feeling the earthquake.
According to PG&E, a power outage in Nevada County occurred around the same time, affecting about 13,000 customers. Power in the area has since been restored.
FOX40’s Richard Sharp spoke to Randy Baldwin, a geophysicist with the National Earthquake Information Center, about the quakes.
This is a developing story.