Magnitude-6.5 earthquake reported off near the coast of Northern California

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 A powerful magnitude 6.5 earthquake rocked the Northern California coast Thursday morning.

The quake occurred about 100 miles off the coast of Eureka, near the Oregon border, at about 6:50 a.m.

The quake was about 6.2 miles deep, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, which issued no tsunami warnings in connection with the temblor.

There are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

Located in the area of the quake is the Gorda Escarpment — a plate boundary between the Pacific to the south and Gorda Plate to the north and the site of frequent earthquakes.

The National Tsunami Center reports no danger of tsunami at this time.

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