Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near Alturas

A magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported 45 miles from Alturas

A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Friday morning 45 miles from Alturas, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 1:47 a.m. PDT near the surface.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 97 miles from Susanville.

In the last 10 days, there have been five earthquakes 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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