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Earthquake in southern California felt in Las Vegas

Posted at 6:51 PM, Jun 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-03 22:45:52-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — US Geological Service has recorded a 5.5 earthquake 17km south of Searles Valley, CA at 6:32 p.m.

The earthquake was felt throughout the Las Vegas valley.

McCarran Airport released the following statement on twitter:
"Whoa, a little bit of ground turbulence (earthquake)! We felt it here at LAS but there's no impact to operations. Our teams continue to inspect the facility. Stay safe out there!"

This is a developing story.