Earthquake Swarm In California Continues

An earthquake swarm continues in the South Bay area near Hollister.  Photo: USGS

An earthquake swarm is continuing to rattle the South Bay near Hollister.

More than 18 shakers have hit the area since Sunday night, including one that struck Monday at 2:27 a.m. and had a preliminary magnitude of 3.8 according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Three quakes shook the area on Tuesday, including a 4.2 trembler recorded 11 miles southeast of Hollister and 17 miles east of Salinas.

On Wednesday, the USGS recorded two 3.0 earthquakes; one hit 12 miles southeast of Hollister at 5:14 am and another 2 miles southwest of San Juan Bautista and 9 miles west of Hollister at 7:08 a.m.

No injuries or damage have been reported.

Original Article:http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/Earthquake-swarm-South-Bay-Hollister-California-8398116.php

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