3.6 quake shakes the Bay Area this morning

October 27, 2011 8:13:09 AM PDT
A 3.6-magnitude earthquake centered near Berkeley shook the Bay Area this morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The quake was recorded at 5:36 a.m. 2 miles east of Berkeley with a depth of about 6 miles, according to the USGS.

The temblor was felt in Berkeley, Alameda and throughout San Francisco.

"It was kind of a strong jolt," an employee at Au Coquelet Cafe Restaurant in downtown Berkeley said minutes after the quake.

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