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3.3 magnitude earthquake shakes Julian area

Posted at 4:45 AM, Apr 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-14 07:45:31-04

JULIAN, Calif. (CNS) - A shallow earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.3 struck early Friday morning near Julian.

The temblor hit shortly after 3:30 a.m. at a depth of about 1.86 miles. Its epicenter was eight miles east-southeast of Julian, 15 miles south-southwest of Borrego Springs and north-northeast of Pine Valley, 37 miles east of Escondido and 44 miles east-northeast of San Diego, according to a computer-generated report from the U.S. Geological Survey.

No damage was reported.