Magnitude 2.9 Earthquake Shakes San Benito County Near Ridgemark

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SAN BENITO COUNTY (CBS SF) — An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.9 struck in San Benito County Wednesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The temblor was reported at 1:34 a.m. about two miles southwest of Ridgemark and roughly 16 miles northeast of Salinas.

The quake had a depth of about one mile, according to the USGS.

More: KPIX Earthquake Page

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