Los Angeles: A powerful earthquake struck on Friday in the United States of California. The magnitude 7.1 earthquake felt on the Richter scale at around 8.20 pm local time. Several buildings were damaged. The fire was reported in some buildings. There were cracks in the basement of the houses. Roads were cracked.
After two decades, a strong earthquake hits in the United States. In 1999, a magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck the same region.