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Small Earthquake Rattles South Bay Near Milpitas

MILPITAS (CBS SF) -- A small earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.4 struck in the hills above Milpitas Sunday afternoon.

Earthquake Near Milpitas Sept. 27, 2020
Earthquake near Milpitas Sept. 27, 2020

The temblor struck at 3:54 p.m. about 6 miles northeast of Milpitas at a depth of 3 miles.

A USGS map showed the epicenter at Calaveras Reservoir south of Sunol Regional Wilderness. It was felt as far away as San Francisco.

There were no reports of damage.

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