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Earthquake: Magnitude 3.6 quake strikes near Boulder Creek, Calif.

A shallow magnitude 3.6 earthquake was reported Saturday morning six miles from Boulder Creek, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 6:04 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 6.8 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was six miles from Saratoga, nine miles from Cupertino, nine miles from Los Gatos and 23 miles from San Jose.

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In the last 10 days, there have been no 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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