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Magnitude-3.6 quake shakes area around Bakersfield

Laura Kittell

Magnitude-3.6 quake shakes area around Bakersfield

CREATED Feb. 4, 2014

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) - A small earthquake in Southern California was felt around the Bakersfield area, but there are no reports of damages or injuries.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-3.6 quake struck at about 9:30 p.m. Monday about 25 miles south of Bakersfield at a depth of 8.5 miles.

The Kern County sheriff's and fire departments say they have received no calls about damages injuries, or any other problems stemming from the earthquake.

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