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2.7 magnitude earthquake hits north of Cayucos

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US Geological Survey

CAYUCOS, Calif. - A 2.7 magnitude earthquake struck just north of Cayucos Monday evening.

The US Geological Survey said the quake hit around 7:38 p.m. and had a depth of 5.8 kilometers.

Its epicenter was recorded as being about five miles northeast of Cayucos.

If you felt the shake, you can let the USGS know by reporting it online.

Article Topic Follows: San Luis Obispo County

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