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Overnight earthquake hits California


CALIFORNIA (WKOW) -- California was rocked by a minor earthquake overnight.  The U.S. Geological Survey confirms the earthquake hit in Central California, about 45 miles southeast of San Jose.

Authorities in Monterey County, where the magnitude 4.5 earthquake hit at 12:51 a.m. Wednesday, said there were no immediate reports of damages or injuries. The USGS says the quake was centered 6 miles south-southeast of San Juan Bautista.

It was followed by a series of smaller earthquakes, including a 3.4 magnitude temblor.

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