Earthquake: 3.2 quake strikes near Holtville

Shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake detected three miles from Holtville, Calif.

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.

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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