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Small Earthquakes Rattle Pinnacles Nat'l Park Area

SALINAS (CBS SF) -- A magnitude 3.2 earthquake shook near Salinas at 6:46 a.m. Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

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No damages have been reported from the quake, which was centered close to Pinnacles National Park, about 3.7 miles deep along the San Andreas Fault, according to USGS.

The USGS reported a preceding magnitude 2.8 quake in the same location at 4:23 a.m., and an aftershock also measuring 2.8 shortly before 10 a.m.

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