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Earthquake: 2.5 quake strikes near Rowland Heights, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 2.5 earthquake was reported Thursday evening one mile from Rowland Heights, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 9:48 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 1.9 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was two miles from Brea, three miles from La Habra and three miles from Walnut.

In the past 10 days, there have been 11 earthquakes magnitude 3.0 and greater centered nearby.

This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service and this post was created by an algorithm written by the author.

Read more about Southern California earthquakes.

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