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    Small Earthquakes Strike Near Danville: USGS

    At least four small earthquakes struck near Danville early Tuesday in the same general area where two other temblors hit Monday morning, according to the USGS. Sam Brock reports. (Published Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018)

    At least five small earthquakes struck near Danville on Tuesday in the same general area where two other temblors hit Monday morning, according to the USGS.

    The latest temblor, a preliminary magnitude 2.8, struck at 6:16 p.m. about 2 miles from Danville, the USGS said.

    Three quakes rattled early Tuesday between 4:25 a.m. and 4:26 a.m. and ranged in magnitude from 2.6 to 3.0, according to the USGS. A 2.8 magnitude earthquake struck earlier, around 1:32 a.m.

    INTERACTIVE: Bay Area Earthquake Map

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