Small quake rattles area near Palomar Observatory

A 3.4-magnitude earthquake struck Friday night about 10 miles north northeast of Palomar Observatory, according to U.S. Geological Survey.

The moderate earthquake was recorded at 11:47 p.m. at depth of 15
kilometers, according to the U.S.G.S.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. Quakes in the
magnitude-3 range can be felt but rarely cause structural damage.

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