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you're witnessing a holiday splash in a jacuzzi a trembling water triggered by a powerful six point four magnitude earthquake that struck southern California on Thursday followed by number of after shocks the quake also captured in a newsroom on cell phone video by KCBS journalist the epicenter near the city of ridgecrest some two hundred miles northeast of Los Angeles according to the U. S. Geological Survey was felt as far north as Fresno and as far east as Las Vegas Nevada the quake was just five point four miles deep its shallowness could exacerbate the amount of damage and destruction in the aftermath emergency workers were dealing with two dozen incidents ranging from medical assistance to structure fires this shaking was the strongest to rocks of a California since nineteen ninety four , when a six point six magnitude tremor hit a heavily populated section of Los Angeles resulting in billions of dollars in damage