Preliminary magnitude 4.1 earthquake strikes near Searles Valley
SEARLES VALLEY, Calif. - A preliminary magnitude 4.1 earthquake struck 28.6 miles east-northeast of Searles Valley on Tuesday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The temblor hit at 12:51 p.m. and was 3.7 miles in depth.
No damage or injuries were immediately reported.
Searles Valley is a census-designated place of the Mojave Desert in northwestern San Bernardino County.