Two Earthquakes Cause a Jolt Within 24 Hours

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Two Earthquakes Cause a Jolt Within 24 Hours
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By edhat staff

An earthquake was reported in Santa Barbara Wednesday morning following an earlier quake in Santa Paula on Tuesday evening.

A 2.3 magnitude quake was centered near the Mesa neighborhood of Santa Barbara at 6:58 a.m., according to the US Geological Survey.

The Santa Barbara earthquake followed the 2.6 magnitude quake centered in Santa Paula that struck at 5:48 p.m. on Tuesday. 

Edhat readers report feeling both earthquakes in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties.

There have been no reports of damage or injuries. 

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Channelfog Feb 14, 2018 03:48 PM
Two Earthquakes Cause a Jolt Within 24 Hours

Honda Valley? That would be the Lavigea Fault. Runs directly under two Mesa water reservoir tanks and Las Positas Park (the old dump) then west.

a-1534462291 Feb 14, 2018 12:05 PM
Two Earthquakes Cause a Jolt Within 24 Hours

Weird! I didn't feel either and I live only blocks away. I did, however, feel or hear a big rumble like a sonic boom or something yesterday afternoon around 2pm that rattled my windows and house.

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