Earthquake: 3.0 quake strikes near Borrego Springs, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported Saturday afternoon eight miles from Borrego Springs, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 5 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 6.8 miles.

In the last 10 days, there has been one earthquake 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.

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