SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — An earthquake off the coast of Ferndale could be left by residents all along Northern California’s coast.
The 6.5-magnitude quake struck about at around 6:49 a.m. and was centered about 112 miles west of Eureka, according to USGS.
The earthquake could be felt along Northern California’s coast, including here in the Bay Area.
Here are some reactions from people who felt it:
— KRON4 News (@kron4news) December 8, 2016
I felt that Earthquake this morning…thought it was Amtrack rolling by in Berkeley #Earthquake
— JunBug (@DaTruJBUG) December 8, 2016
Earthquake with our coffee here in Pacifica. I almost felt like I was dizzy but it was a quake! #earthquake
— Page Munger (@MungerPage) December 8, 2016
#earthquake out here by San Francisco beach I thought my walls was going to cave in
— Winki Tracy (@WinkisWorld) December 8, 2016
— debbi (@Angelinagirl007) December 8, 2016
That earthquake woke me up at 6:50 and I'm so tired I have no idea how I'm gonna do 8 am's next semester🙃
— Makayla (@Makayla_Sancho) December 8, 2016
— Chuck Clifford (@chuckclifford) December 8, 2016
Seriously just felt my bed moving but thought I was sleep deprived and crazy until my boss texted me that there was an earthquake 😂
— M. (@meagan_orton) December 8, 2016
@kron4news yes I was on Bart and we stopped in the tunnel. 😳now I know why….
— Lea (@ktnluv) December 8, 2016
— 93one KSLG (@KSLGFM) December 8, 2016
6.8 earthquake off the coast of eureka .. I was just trying to sleep man
— Angie (@ayeeeangieeetho) December 8, 2016
I felt the earthquake this morning! Our bed was shaking when I was drinking coffee.
— Joan E Designs,LLC (@JoanEDesigns) December 8, 2016
Just felt a little roller #earthquake in SF. Anyone else feel that?
— Jennica Smith (@jsmiz23) December 8, 2016
Only in California do they call a 6.5 mag earthquake a "tremor"
— ㅤ (@LINZH0E) December 8, 2016
Hmmm, Microsoft unveils Windows 10 on ARM processors and then there's a 6.8 earthquake near Cupertino??? #CantMakeThisStuffUp
— Todd Partridge (@toddpart) December 8, 2016
There was a 6.5 earthquake & people felt it here in SF 😅
— Lorena (@LoMartinez01) December 8, 2016
Lol #earthquake I slept right through it! That thing was hella far away from the Bay Area but I guess some people felt it, whatever 😴
— Karolin (@KK_SFBA) December 8, 2016