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3.1 magnitude earthquake shakes Ridgecrest Tuesday evening

Ridgecrest Earthquake, May 31, 2022
Posted at 7:24 PM, May 31, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-31 22:24:44-04

RIDGECREST, Calif. (KERO) — The United States Geological Survey reported a 3.1 magnitude earthquake Tuesday evening at around 4:53 p.m. about 12 miles from Ridgecrest.

It had a depth of about 3.5 miles.

There were no reports of any damage or injuries.