The quake, centered 11 miles from the Ridgecrest area, was followed by several aftershocks.
Several took to Twitter to show pool water spilled over, lamps shaking and share what they experienced.
#EARTHQUAKE Our lights at the #SanJose bureau continued swaying for more than minute. @USGS reports a magnitude 7.1 earthquake hit 11 miles from Ridgecrest, CA. Did you feel it? #abc7now pic.twitter.com/UmTAk8YFnL— Amanda del Castillo (@AmandaABC7) July 6, 2019
EARTHQUAKE! Our house in northwest Fresno was swaying for what felt like more than 10 seconds. Here’s a look at the lamp swinging and the pool sloshing. 😱#abc30insider #abc7now pic.twitter.com/NnYp3MZPP3— Kimberlee Sakamoto (@KimmieSakamoto) July 6, 2019