Earthquake: 3.3 quake strikes near Turk, Calif.

A map shows the approximate location of the epicenter of Monday morning's quake near Turk, Calif.
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A shallow magnitude-3.3 earthquake was reported Monday morning one miles from Turk, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 5:07 a.m. PST time at a depth of 10.6 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was seven miles from Coalinga, 14 miles from Avenal, and 26 miles from Lemoore.

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.


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