3.4 magnitude earthquake rattles South Bay, USGS says

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

A 3.4-magnitude earthquake occurred on Sunday in Santa Clara County at 3:35 a.m., the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter of the earthquake was reportedly 4.1 miles northeast of East Foothills, 7.4 miles east of Milpitas and 9.1 miles northeast of San Jose.

It had a depth of 8 kilometers, or about 5 miles.

No damage has been reported in connection with the earthquake.


You can take steps to plan and prepare for the next big one. Access our Bay Area Quake Tracker, the latest earthquake stories, extensive quake prep checklists, videos and many other disaster preparedness resources all in one place: NBCBAYAREA.COM/QUAKES

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Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.