Earthquake: 3.1 quake strikes near Greenville, Calif.

A map showing the location of the epicenter of Sunday afternoon's quake near Greenville, California.
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A shallow magnitude 3.1 earthquake was reported Sunday afternoon six miles from Greenville, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Greenville is about 150 miles north of Sacramento. The temblor occurred at 5:44 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 0 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 26 miles from Susanville, Calif.; 37 miles from Magalia, Calif.; 41 miles from Paradise, Calif.; and 97 miles from Carson City, Nev.

In the last 10 days, there have been 30 earthquakes magnitude 3.0 or greater centered nearby.

Read more about Southern California earthquakes.



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