6.8 magnitude earthquake hits off California coast

(CBS News)

SACRAMENTO, N.C. (WNCN) – A magnitude 6.5 earthquake has hit about 100 miles off the California coast, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The quake hit at 6:50 a.m. Thursday about 100 miles west of Ferndale, California.

No damage or injuries were reported.

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center issued a statement saying there is no tsunami threat from the earthquake.

CBS North Carolina will update this story as more information becomes available.

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