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M3.8 aftershock felt in Plumas County Sunday morning

10/30/2011
7:45 a.m.

The US Geological Survey has lowered the intensity of the earthquake to M3.8.

Original post 6:30 a.m. - A M4.1 earthquake was felt at 6:25 a.m. Sunday morning in Plumas, Lassen and Sierra counties. The epicenter was in a similar location as the quake last Wednesday, this time it was nine miles SSE from Whitehawk, CA (39.604°N, 120.473°W), with a depth of 8.7 miles. This again puts the epicenter in Sierra County.

The Did You Feel It? shakemap shows a much smaller area of Northern California having felt the quake with responses as far as the Sacramento Valley.

If you leave us a comment below that you felt it, please include your location, or go to our facebook page for plumasnews.com or lassennews.com and hit "comment" under the story.

For information about last Wednesdays earthquake click here.


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