6.0 earthquake registered in south Napa County

08/24/2014 4:00 AM

08/24/2014 5:51 AM

An earthquake measuring 6.0 was reported by the U.S. Geological Survey northwest of American Canyon, in Napa County.

The quake was recorded at 3:20 a.m. at a depth of 10.8 kilometers, about 6.7 miles deep.

The San Francisco Chronicle was reporting that San Francisco police reported that police “reported no damage at this time, and operations continue normally” in San Francisco.

American Canyon is 35 miles northeast of San Francisco in the southern Napa County.

Bee staff

Editor's Choice Videos

Join the Discussion

Merced Sun-Star is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service