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Small earthquake reported off San Miguel Island

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Posted at 8:53 AM, Feb 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-19 11:53:50-05

A small earthquake was reported near San Miguel Island Friday morning.

According to USGS, the 2.5 quake hit around 3 a.m.

San Miguel Island is part of the Channel Islands located off the Santa Barbara County coast.

USGS says there are roughly 900,000 earthquakes of a magnitude 2.5 or less recorded every year.

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