Earthquake: 3.1 quake strikes near Greenville, Calif.

A map shows the approximate location of the epicenter of Friday morning’s quake near Greenville.
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A shallow magnitude 3.1 earthquake was reported Friday morning eight miles from Greenville, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 4:32 a.m. PDT near the surface.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 29 miles from Susanville, 34 miles from Magalia and 39 miles from Paradise.

In the past 10 days, there have been 32 earthquakes magnitude 3.0 and greater centered nearby.

Read more about Southern California earthquakes.



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