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4.1 Earthquake Rattles San Benito, Monterey Counties

SALINAS (CBS SF) -- A 4.1 magnitude earthquake struck along a mountain range in San Benito and Monterey Counties Tuesday morning.

The quake hit at 9:09 a.m. in the Gabilan Range just north of Pinnacles National Park in San Benito County, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The location is about 13 miles northeast of Soledad and about 25 miles east-southeast of Salinas.

There were no immediate reports of any damage or injuries.

Soledad earthquake
4.1 Monterey County earthquake, August 31, 2021. (U.S. Geological Survey)


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