Shallow quake reported near Salton Sea

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quake-readingSAN DIEGO – A magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported near Calipatria, Calif. a few miles from Salton Sea Thursday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The shallow quake’s epicenter was 14 miles from Brawley, 22 miles from Imperial and 26 miles from El Centro.

The earthquake was reported at 4:50 p.m. Thursday.