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4.0-magnitude quake hits 2 hours north of San Luis Obispo

Posted: 8:54 AM, Feb 13, 2020
Updated: 2020-02-13 11:54:03-05
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An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.0 shook California’s northern central coast on Wednesday but no damage or injuries were immediately reported, authorities said.

The quake that hit at 7:33 p.m. on the San Andreas Fault was centered several miles south of Tres Pinos, two hours north of San Luis Obispo, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Tres Pinos is an unincorporated community in San Benito County located about 30 miles northeast of Monterey.