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Earthquake: 3.3 quake strikes near Twentynine Palms, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquake was reported Friday afternoon 24 miles from Twentynine Palms, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 12:26 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 1.9 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 35 miles from Coachella, Calif., 36 miles from Indio, Calif., and 42 miles from La Quinta, Calif.

In the past 10 days, there have been no earthquakes magnitude 3.0 and greater centered nearby.

This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service and this post was created by an algorithm written by the author.

Read more about Southern California earthquakes.

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