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Earthquake: Two 3.3 quakes strike near Calipatria

Two shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquakes were reported near Calipatria, Calif.

Two shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquakes were reported Wednesday near Calipatria, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The first temblor occurred at 8:51 p.m. PDT; it was followed by the another quake at 10:06 p.m. Both occurred near the surface.

According to the USGS, the quake activity was 14 miles from Brawley, 22 miles from Imperial and 25 miles from El Centro, Calif.

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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