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Earthquake: 3.5 quake strikes near The Geysers

March 31, 2012 |  7:26 pm

A shallow magnitude 3.5 earthquake was reported Saturday evening one mile from The Geysers, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 6:28 p.m. at a depth of 0.6 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was four miles from Cobb, six miles from Anderson Springs, 25 miles from Santa Rosa and 74 miles from Sacramento.

In the last 10 days, there have been no earthquakes magnitude 3.0 and greater centered nearby.

Read more about California earthquakes on L.A. Now.

— Ken Schwencke

Image: Location of the epicenter. Credit: Google Maps

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