Earthquake Today Near Idyllwild, CA: Felt in Hemet and Palm Springs

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.
December 30, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

An earthquake hit today just two miles from Idyllwild in California.

The 3.7 magnitude quake followed an earlier 3.3 quake near Berrego Springs.

The quake hit around 3:44 p.m. PDT and was also felt in Hemet and Palm Springs, according to the U.S. Geological Service.

It was 9 miles east-southeast of Valle Vista, 12 miles east-southeast of East Hemet, and 14 miles east-southeast of Hemet.

It hit at a depth of 12.1 miles.

Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. and world news. He is based in Maryland.