Earthquakes hit California

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — A magnitude 6.4 earthquake near Ridgecrest was felt in Bakersfield Thursday morning.

The quake hit at 10:33 a.m. 11 kilometers southwest of Searles Valley, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

It was felt in Bakersfield minutes later.

That quake was followed by another quake, this one a magnitude 4.0, in the same area at 10:37 a.m., according to the survey’s website.

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