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3 Small Earthquakes Rattle South Bay Monday Afternoon

MENLO PARK (CBS SF) -- A pair of earthquakes jostled the area around Milpitas Monday afternoon, followed a few minutes later by a third quake near Saratoga, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The first temblor, with a magnitude of 3.3 struck at 1:27 p.m. about 6 miles northeast of Milpitas. It was followed 12 minutes later by a magnitude 2.9 quake in the same place.

Then, about ten minutes later, a magnitude 2.6 quake struck near Saratoga.

There are no reports of damage or injury.

Milpitas Area Earthquake Locator Map
(Source: USGS)


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