The U.S. Geological Survey reported that an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.1 struck this morning (Thursday) in Santa Clara County.
A sharp, short shake was felt at The Almanac news offices around 10:10 a.m. in West Menlo Park.
The quake was centered about 6 miles east-northeast of Milpitas and 11 miles north-northeast of San Jose City Hall, according to the USGS.
People as far north as San Francisco reported feeling a short shake.
The earthquake had a depth of 5.6 miles, according to the USGS.
■ Click here for a view from the new seismograph at Portola Valley Town Center (until the image passes from view over time today).