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Earthquake: 3.6 quake strikes near San Joaquin, Calif.

Earthquake: 3.6 quake strikes near San Joaquin, Calif.
A map showing the location of the epicenter of Sunday evening's quake near San Joaquin, Calif.. (Bing Maps)

A shallow magnitude 3.6 earthquake was reported Sunday evening 16 miles from San Joaquin, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 10:10 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 6.8 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 19 miles from Coalinga, Calif.

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In the past 10 days, there have been two 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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