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Magnitude 5.2 Earthquake Wakes Up Southern California

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You up?A magnitude 5.2 earthquake was felt across a wide swath of Southern California early Friay morning, hitting Borrego Springs at 1:04 a.m. Friday morning.

Borrego Springs is a small town in eastern San Diego County, about 19 miles from Palm Desert. The quake occurred on the San Jacinto fault, which runs through San Bernardino, Riverside, San Diego, and Imperial counties. So far, there have been no reports of damage:

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The quake was felt as far north as the Valley:

While the earth shaking is always a cause for concern—especially in Southern California—we can always thank Dr. Lucy Jones for putting it all in perspective:

Retired, but always there with an informative and timely tweet.

Anyway, go back to bed.

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