Earthquake: 3.2 quake strikes near Anza

A shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported Wednesday evening about 13 miles east-southeast of Anza, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 7:28 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 3.7 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 7 miles from Ribbonwood, 16 miles from La Quinta, 18 miles from Palm Desert, 19 miles from Rancho Mirage and 82 miles from Mexicali, Mexico.

In the last 10 days, there have been no 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 written by the author.

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