BRAWLEY, Imperial County (CBS/AP) — A magnitude-4.1 earthquake near the southeastern end of the Salton Sea has rattled part of Imperial County.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the 12:04 p.m. Monday quake was centered five miles west of the community of Niland, or about 18 miles northwest of the city of Brawley.

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The region in the southeast corner of the state is largely agricultural.

 

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