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Earthquake: 3.0 quake strikes near Anza, Calif.

Magnitude 3.0 quake reported near Anza, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported Saturday afternoon 14 miles from Anza, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 3:29 p.m. at a depth of 8.7 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 14 miles from La Quinta, 16 miles from Palm Desert, and 17 miles from Rancho Mirage.

In the past 10 days, there has been one earthquake 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 written by the author.

Read more about Southern California earthquakes.

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