M3.4 Quake Hits Near Hollister, Salinas After M4.7 Temblor - NBC Bay Area

M3.4 Quake Hits Near Hollister, Salinas After M4.7 Temblor

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    3.4M Aftershock Near Hollister

    People around Hollister had an early morning wake up when a 3.4 magnitude earthquake shook the area around 6 a.m. Wednesday morning.

    (Published Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019)

    A 3.4 magnitude earthquake struck near Hollister and Salinas Wednesday morning, less than 24 hours after a 4.7 magnitude quake rocked the region, according to the USGS.

    Wednesday's quake occurred at 6:09 a.m., the USGS said. It was centered 16.4 miles south-southeast of Hollister and 21.7 miles east of Salinas.

    Tuesday's temblor struck at 12:42 p.m. and was centered 15.7 miles south-southeast of Hollister and 21.2 miles east of Salinas, according to the USGS.

    Track the latest Bay Area earthquakes using NBC Bay Area's interactive earthquake map.

    3.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Near Hollister, Salinas

    [BAY] 3.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Near Hollister, Salinas

    A preliminary 3.4 magnitude earthquake struck near Hollister and Salinas Wednesday morning, less than 24 hours after a 4.7 magnitude quake rocked the region, according to the USGS.

    (Published Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019)
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