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Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near Gilroy, Calif.

Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near Gilroy, Calif.
This map shows the approximate epicenter of Monday morning's quake near Gilroy, Calif. (Bing Maps)

A shallow, magnitude-3.5 earthquake was reported Monday morning five miles from Gilroy, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 9:10 a.m. at a depth of 3.1 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was nine miles from Hollister, 14 miles from Morgan Hill and 16 miles from Watsonville, Calif.

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In the past 10 days, there have been two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater centered nearby.

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

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