No Damage Reported From 3.7-Magnitude SoCal Quake
Monday, July 20, 2009
SAN DIEGO An earthquake has rattled the San Diego County desert but there are no reports of damage or injuries.
The U.S. Geological Survey says a quake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.7 struck at 5:10 a.m. Monday. It was centered six miles southwest of unincorporated Ocotillo Wells and 14 miles from Borrego Springs.
The epicenter was about 60 miles northeast of San Diego. It's a sparsely populated area near the Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.
The San Diego County Sheriff's Department says there were no reports of damage or injuries.
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