"Felt a Huge Jolt:" 3.1-M Earthquake Strikes Near Redwood City Followed by Second Quake - NBC Bay Area

"Felt a Huge Jolt:" 3.1-M Earthquake Strikes Near Redwood City Followed by Second Quake

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    Two earthquakes hit near Redwood City on Friday morning, with the earlier one waking many people up from bed.

    The first one, a 3.1-magnitude quake struck at 3:44 a.m. about two miles south of Redwood City. The second one, a 2.5-magnitude quake, was reported about 7 a.m.

    Many people tweeted NBC Bay Area and anchor Janelle Wang, who also felt the quake about the first earthquake.

    "Popped right out of bed, "@JaimeMichelle45 tweeted.

    "Felt a huge jolt," @ElainQDLC tweeted. "Woke me from a deep sleep."

    "My whole bed shook," tweeted @Mnicolebrooks. "I'm in Menlo Park."

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