Micro-Quake Rolls Through Northern Orange County

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textalerts180 Micro Quake Rolls Through Northern Orange County

YORBA LINDA (CBSLA.com) — The U.S. Geological Survey says a micro-quake rolled through the northern portion of Orange County.

The USGS says the magnitude-2.5 tremor occurred about 6:18 a.m. Saturday, one mile east-northeast of Yorba Linda, four miles east-northeast of Placentia, and six miles east-southeast of Brea.

The quake occurred at a depth of nearly six miles, according to the USGS. It was centered beneath Yorba Linda High School.

No further information was available.

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