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Earthquake: 3.4 temblor strikes near Morgan Hill

June 25, 2012 |  1:23 am

A shallow magnitude 3.4 earthquake was reported Monday morning nine miles from Morgan Hill , according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 1:13 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 3.7 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 11 miles from Seven Trees , 12 miles from San Martin and 15 miles from San Jose City Hall.

In the last 10 days, there has been one earthquake of magnitude 3.0 and greater centered nearby.

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


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Image: Location of the epicenter. Credit: Google Maps