The California earthquake: 3.6 quake quake Thousands Oaks

A magnitude 3.8 earthquake was reported at 12:38 a.m. Tuesday 14 miles away from Coalinga, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The quake occurred 29 miles from Avenal, Calif. 30 miles from Mendota, Calif .; 30 miles from King City, Calif. and 36 miles from Greenfield, Calif.

In the last 10 days, there have been no earthquakes with a magnitude of 3.0 or higher centered nearby.

An average of 234 earthquakes with a strength between 3.0 and 4.0 occur each year in California and Nevada, according to a recent three-year sample of data.

The quake occurred at a depth of 9.5 miles. Did you feel this earthquake? Consider reporting how you felt in the USGS.

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This story was automatically generated by Quakebot, a computer application that tracks the latest earthquakes detected by the USGS. A Times editor reviewed the post before it was published. If you’re interested in learning more about the system, visit our list frequently asked questions.

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