Wednesday 24 July 2019

In Pictures: California hit by powerful 7.1 magnitude earthquake

In this photo provided by Adam Graehl, food and other merchandise lies on the floor at the Stater Bros. on China Lake Blvd., after an earthquake, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Ridgecrest, Calif. (Adam Graehl via AP)
In this photo provided by Adam Graehl, food and other merchandise lies on the floor at the Stater Bros. on China Lake Blvd., after an earthquake, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Ridgecrest, Calif. (Adam Graehl via AP)
This photo provided by Adam Graehl shows food that fell from shelves on the floor at the Stater Bros. on China Lake Blvd., in Ridgecrest, Calif., Thursday, July 4, 2019. (Adam Graehl via AP)
A damaged motorhome is seen red-taped after an earthquake, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Ridgecrest, Calif. (AP Photo/Matt Hartman)
Pipes are damaged from an earthquake, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Trona, Calif. (AP Photo/Matt Hartman)
A worker carries a ladder into an Albertsons grocery store after an earthquake, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Ridgecrest, Calif. (AP Photo/Matt Hartman)
This photo provided by Adam Graehl shows food and other damaged merchandise on the floor at the Stater Bros. on China Lake Blvd., after an earthquake struck, in Ridgecrest, Calif., Thursday, July 4, 2019. (Adam Graehl via AP)
Shattered glass lies on the floor at a vacant business after an earthquake, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Trona, Calif. (AP Photo/Matt Hartman)
A motorcyclist rides over a temporarily repaired part of damage on Highway 178 in Ridgecrest, Calif., following an earthquake in the area Thursday, July 4, 2019. (AP Photo/Matt Hartman)
Lights swing in Santa Clarita, California, U.S. during an earthquake that hit Southern California in this still frame taken from social media video dated July 5, 2019. Mandatory credit LU via INSTAGRAM @LUONTHEHOOKS/via REUTERS
Fire is seen at a mobile home park in Ridgecrest, California, U.S. after an earthquake hit, in this still frame taken from social media video dated July 5, 2019. Mandatory credit WORLD CENTRAL KITCHEN/via REUTERS
Robert Graves, a seismologist from the U.S. Geological Survey, stands in front of a display of earthquakes in Searles Valley during a news conference at the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena, Calif., Friday evening, July 5. (AP Photo/John Antczak)
Products lie on market's floor following an earthquake in Ridgecrest, California, U.S., July 5, 2019, in this picture grab obtained from a social media video. TRINITYLAYNE75/via REUTERS
A fireman looks over a home Saturday, July 6, 2019 that burned after a earthquake in Ridgecrest, Calif. ( AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
A worker steps over merchandise that is scattered on the floor of a Albertson's grocery store Saturday, July 6, 2019 following a earthquake in Ridgecrest, Calif. ( AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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