Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near King City


A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Tuesday morning 19 miles from King City, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 5:55 a.m. PDT at a depth of 6.2 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 24 miles from Greenfield, 26 miles from Coalinga and 30 miles from Soledad.

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.

Read more about Southern California earthquakes.