4.3 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Parkfield, CA

Earthquake, Magnitude-4.3 Parkfield, California
Parkfield, California earthquake details from USGS

Monterey County, California, homeowners are shaken after the magnitude-4.3 earthquake.

Parkfield, in Southern Monterey County, California, was rattled by a magnitude-4.3 earthquake that struck on Thursday, August 10, 2023, at 12:17 p.m. Pacific Time. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the earthquake had a depth of about 5.9 miles.

The shaking was felt in Coalinga, Avenal, Paso Robles, Atascadero, San Luis Obispo, Fresno, and Sacramento. 

An earthquake like this can serve as a reminder for those who do not have earthquake insurance to look for coverage today! Stay prepared and protect your home/valuables before it is too late.

Reports from this earthquake

A homeowner in San Miguel, California, reports:

“Steady horizontal shaking, very noticeable, wide vs. jerky. It rattled our old wooden farmhouse in Indian Valley.”

A homeowner in Stockton, California, states:

“I felt the earthquake, and the recliner chair was moving, and so was my bed. I’m ok, though.”

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