By Miriam Raftery
May 8, 2018 (Cabazon) – If you awoke early this morning, you may have felt the earth move under your feet. It wasn’t a bad dream. A 4.5 earthquake struck at 4:49 a.m. 6.8 miles north of Cabazon, located about 20 miles northwest of Palm Springs in east Riverside County.
The quake was measured at 8.6 miles below the earth’s surface, the U.S. Geological Survey reports.
Many small aftershocks have also been reported. There are no immediate reports of damage.