Magnitude 3.5 earthquake hits near Brawley, California.

A 3.5-magnitude earthquake was reported Tuesday at 10:19 p.m. two miles from Brawley, California, according to the US Geological Survey.

The earthquake occurred four miles from Imperial, seven miles from El Centro and 14 miles from Calexico.

This marked the fourth earthquake reported on Tuesday near Brawley. There was a 3.6 earthquake at 1:22 p.m., a 3.7 earthquake at 1:30 p.m., and a 3.2 earthquake at 8:56 p.m.

In the last 10 days, there have been six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater centered in the vicinity.

An average of 234 earthquakes with magnitudes between 3.0 and 4.0 occur per year in California and Nevada, according to a recent three-year data sample.

The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.2 miles. Did you feel this earthquake? Consider reporting what you felt to the USGS.

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