A 3.6-magnitude earthquake centered near Berkeley shook the Bay Area Thursday morning (Oct. 27), 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.
Earlier story: Second quake strikes near Berkeley (Oct. 20, 2011)