Earthquake: Magnitude 3.3 quake strikes near King City, Calif.

Earthquake: 3.3 quake strikes near King City, Calif.
A map showing the location of the epicenter of Saturday afternoon’s quake near King City, Calif..
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A shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquake was reported Saturday afternoon 18 miles from King City, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 1:32 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 3.1 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 24 miles from Coalinga, 26 miles from Greenfield and 32 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 written by the author.


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