4.5-magnitude earthquake strikes Banning

A map indicates the location of a 4.5-magnitude earthquake that struck four miles north northwest of Banning at 6:42 a.m on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016. (KABC)

A 4.5-magnitude earthquake struck 4 miles north northwest of Banning in Riverside County Wednesday morning, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake, which was downgraded from a 4.8-magnitude to a 4.5, struck at 6:42 a.m. and had a depth of 4.3 miles.

Eyewitness News viewers in Moreno Valley, Rancho Mirage, San Bernardino, Irvine, Temecula, Anaheim, Long Beach, Fullerton and Corona reported feeling the temblor.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

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