The United States Geological Survey reported a 2.8 magnitude earthquake soon after midnight Wednesday.
The epicenter of the earthquake, which occurred at 12:18 a.m., was located approximately 2 kilometers north of Piedmont. At 12:22 a.m., the city of Berkeley sent out a tweet reminding residents to prepare for earthquakes.
“Small earthquakes are a reminder to prepare,” the tweet reads. “Before you go back to sleep, stash a flashlight and a pair of sneakers under the bed.”
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