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3.4 earthquake hits near Mexican border

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Posted: Thursday, September 11, 2008 8:43 am | Updated: 10:52 pm, Fri Oct 7, 2011.

OCOTILLO, Calif. - A magnitude-3.4 earthquake has jolted the California-Mexico border but there are no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

Preliminary information from the U.S. Geological Survey says the quake struck at 7:52 a.m. Thursday. It was centered 85 miles southwest of Yuma, near Ocotillo and 30 miles west of El Centro.

El Centro police report no damage or injuries.

A 4.6-magnitude quake hit the same general area last Friday.

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