3.7 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Outside Hollister - NBC Bay Area

3.7 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Outside Hollister

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    3.7 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Outside Hollister
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    A 3.7 magnitude earthquake strikes south-southeast of Hollister. (Oct. 17, 2019)

    A 3.7 magnitude earthquake struck outside of Hollister Thursday morning, marking the latest in a string of similarly-sized temblors to rattle the region.

    The quake hit at 7:54 a.m., according to the USGS. It was centered 16.8 miles south-southeast of Hollister.

    The same area witnessed a 3.4 magnitude quake and 4.7 magnitude quake earlier this week.

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

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    (Published Friday, Oct. 11, 2019)
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