News

3.4-magnitude quake hits near Half Moon Bay

Temblor reported at 12:12 a.m.

A 3.4-magnitude earthquake rattled an area in San Mateo County this morning, near the Half Moon Bay shoreline, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The temblor struck at about 12:12 a.m. and was centered 18 miles southwest of Half Moon Bay and 36 miles south-southwest of San Francisco City Hall, the USGS said. The USGS reported that the quake had a depth of 3.2 miles.

— Bay City News Service

We can't do it without you.
Support local journalism.

Comments

Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Don't be the last to know

Get the latest headlines sent straight to your inbox every day.

Rose International Market reopening soon in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 11 comments | 5,688 views

The HSR Decision
By Steve Levy | 8 comments | 1,288 views

We need a new garage downtown Palo Alto -- forget about being politically correct
By Diana Diamond | 7 comments | 1,183 views

Couples: Mirror, Mirror on the . . . Fight?!
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 1,031 views

Know Before You Buy: Understanding Senior Living Facility Agreements
By Max Greenberg | 0 comments | 639 views

 

Short story writers wanted!

The 33rd Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by March 29. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.

Contest Details