Did you feel it? Earthquake 1 mile from Newport!

While not much on the official Richter scale, many people in Newport Beach got to experience HEARING a quake coming for the first time ever, before it bit.

Did you feel it? That 3.9 was a reading much, much less than it felt from here in Newport!

At 4:52:24pm today, an earthquake sent its waves through Newport Beach.

The quake was centered at 33.629N 117.908W, only 1 mile east-northeast from Newport.

You can find more updated information, here:

https://scedc.caltech.edu/recent/Quakes/ci40616303.html and here:


For more information about how to be prepared, check out our award-winning Civilian Emergency Response Team, CERT.

Remember, if you have questions about earthquakes, you can always check the live feed at this URL: http://savenewport.com/earthquakes/




About Mike Glenn

Mike is the founder and publisher of Save Newport and Chair of Government Relations for the Elks Lodge. He writes, shoots photos, and edits, but much of the time, he's just "the IT guy". He can be reached at: Google+, Facebook, or via email, at michael.glenn@devion.com