Small earthquake jolts Soledad

Earthquake (file graphic)

(KRON) — A small earthquake hit Soledad Wednesday afternoon, according to United States Geological Survey.

The 3.1-magnitude quake struck at 1:10 p.m. and was centered about 13 miles east of Soledad.

Information from United States Geological Survey:

Region: Central California
Geographic coordinates: 36.530N, 121.114W
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 3 km
Universal Time (UTC): 29 Nov 2017 21:10:17
Time near the Epicenter: 29 Nov 2017 13:10:17
Local standard time in your area: 29 Nov 2017 21:10:17

Location with respect to nearby cities:
2.8 km (1.7 mi) E of Pinnacles, California
22.3 km (13.9 mi) ENE of Soledad, California
26.0 km (16.1 mi) NNE of Greenfield, California
35.2 km (21.8 mi) N of King City, California
230.2 km (142.7 mi) S of Sacramento, California

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