Earthquake: 3.1 quake strikes near Brea

Earthquake: 3.1 quake strikes near Brea, California
A map showing the location of the epicenter of Friday evening’s quake near Brea, California.
(Bing Maps)

A shallow magnitude 3.1 earthquake was reported Friday evening one mile from Brea, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 10:37 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 0.6 miles.

In the last 10 days, there have been four 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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