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4.0-magnitude quake reported near San Juan Bautista

A 4.0-magnitude earthquake struck near San Juan Bautista in Central California on Wednesday night.

The quake was reported about 8 p.m. about three miles south of the town, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. A 4.2-magnitude quake was reported just before 1 a.m in the same area.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. San Juan Bautista is east of Monterey Bay in San Benito County.


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