This evening the U.S. Geological Survey on Wednesday reported that a 5.8 magnitude earthquake struck in Lone Pine, California, near Death Valley.

USGS initially reported it as a 6.0 magnitude earthquake but downgraded it to a 5.8 magnitude. McCarran International Airport said ground turbulence was felt but there was no impact to operations.

Residents who felt the gravity of the quake are already commenting on social media.

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