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Earthquake: 3.8 quake strikes in Northern California

Earthquake: 3.8 quake strikes in Northern California
A map showing the location of the epicenter of Tuesday morning's quake near Pine Hills, Calif. (Bing Maps)

A shallow magnitude 3.8 earthquake was reported Tuesday morning 10 miles from Pine Hills, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 10:19 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 12.4 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 11 miles from Bayside, Calif., 12 miles from Fortuna, Calif., and 13 miles from Eureka, Calif.

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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.

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