Small quake shakes NorCal coast off Eureka |

Small quake shakes NorCal coast off Eureka

EUREKA, Calif. ” A small earthquake has struck off the coast of Eureka in northern California.

A preliminary report by the U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-3.4 quake occurred at 1:32 a.m. Friday.

The epicenter was 14 miles west of Eureka, or 11 miles west of Humboldt Hill. The depth was nearly 12 miles.

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