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Minor quake jolts Oakland, California

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  • Magnitude 4.0 quake strikes east of Oakland, California
  • Quake's epicenter was about 10 miles below surface
  • There are no initial reports of damage or injuries
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SAN FRANCISCO, California (CNN) -- A magnitude 4.0 earthquake struck east of Oakland, California, at around 9 p.m. ET Friday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The quake's epicenter was about 10 miles (16 kilometers) below the surface, the USGS reported.

Residents said they felt a sharp jolt, saw plants sway and dishes rattle.

There were no initial reports of damage or injuries.

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