Magnitude 3.7 quake strikes Kern County

first_img 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! PASADENA – Seismologists said this morning that a magnitude 3.7 earthquake, followed by a 2.6 aftershock, hit southwestern Kern County today. The quake, which struck at 1:15 a.m., had an epicenter five miles northwest of Pine Mountain Club in the Los Podres National Forest. Officials recorded the aftershock, which was centered 4 miles northwest of Pine Mountain Club, at 1:26 a.m.last_img