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Earthquake: 3.0 quake strikes near Soledad

A magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported Tuesday morning 13 miles from Soledad.

A shallow magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported Tuesday morning 13 miles from Soledad, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 2:48 a.m. PST at a depth of 3.7 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 16 miles from Greenfield, 23 miles from King City and 24 miles from Hollister.

In the last 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.

Read more about Southern California earthquakes.

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