Magnitude 3.3 earthquake hits Monterey County

KING CITY (KRON)—A magnitude 3.3 earthquake hit Monterey County Monday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The quake was reported around 4:35 a.m. just 17 miles east of King City.

It was almost five miles deep.

Two smaller quakes hit Monterey County on Sunday, officials at the USGS said.

A magnitude 1.5 quake hit 25 miles away from King City around 10 a.m. and a magnitude 1.2 earthquake hit 17 miles away from Soledad before 3 p.m.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s