EUREKA (CBS13) – A moderate earthquake has struck off the coast of far Northern California early Friday afternoon.

The quake is centered about 26 miles southwest of Eureka, well into the Pacific Ocean.

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The first quake hit about 10 minutes before 1 p.m. and had a preliminary magnitude of 5.8. It has since been downgraded to a 5.7 magnitude.

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No tsunami is expected due to earthquake, according to the National Weather Service.

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The quake occurred along a well-known fault line of the Pacific Ocean’s Ring of Fire.