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3.8 earthquake California coast near Eureka

Arcata, Fortuna and Eureka were among the communities that felt light shaking, the USGS said.

EUREKA, Calif. — The U.S. Geological Survey says a small part of the Northern California coast was shaken by a magnitude 3.8 earthquake.

The small quake occurred at 10:19 a.m. Tuesday and was centered in the wilderness 13 miles southeast of Eureka.

Several hundred people in Eureka, Arcata, Fortuna and other local communities reported the shaking as light or weak, according to the USGS.


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