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Earthquake: 3.2 quake strikes near Holtville

Earthquake: 3.2 quake strikes near Holtville
A map shows the approximate location of the epicenter of Wednesday morning's quake near Holtville, Calif. (Bing Maps)

A shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported Wednesday morning three miles from Holtville, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 3:36 a.m. PST at a depth of 8.1 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was six miles from El Centro, seven miles from Imperial and eight miles from Calexico.

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In the past 10 days, there have been three 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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