Earthquake: 3.4 quake strikes near Perris

Earthquake: 3.4 quake strikes near Lakeview, Calif.
A map showing the epicenter of Sunday afternoon’s quake near Perris.
(Bing Maps)

A shallow magnitude 3.4 earthquake was reported Sunday afternoon eight miles from Perris, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 1:04 p.m. PDT at a depth of 6.2 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was eight miles from both Menifee and San Jacinto.

In the last 10 days, there has been one earthquake 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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