Earthquake with 2.5 Magnitude Strikes Near Berkeley

By Bay City Newx
Wednesday July 04, 2012 - 10:50:00 PM

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.5 struck near Berkeley in Alameda County this evening, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. 

The earthquake struck at about 8:40 p.m. at a depth of about 6 miles, according to the USGS. 

The epicenter was about 2 miles east southeast of Berkeley and 3 miles north of Piedmont. 


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