Initial reports indicate a 5.8-magnitude earthquake in California was felt in Las Vegas. The earthquake happened southwest of Owens Lake, California.

The earliest reports put the quake above 6.0 magnitude, but it has been downgraded.

The earthquake hit around 10:40 a.m. and was centered about 14 miles east of Cartago, or about 46 miles west of Porterville, in the Central Valley.

It had a recorded depth of 9.0 km.

There are no immediate reports of damages or injuries.

A Tsuanmi Alert has not been issued at this time.

The earthquake was reported as far south as Los Angeles.
 
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