Small quake rattles area near Palomar Observatory
A 3.4-magnitude earthquake struck about 10 miles north northeast of Palomar Observatory, according to U.S. Geological Survey.
The moderate earthquake was recorded at 11:47 p.m. Friday at depth of 15 kilometers, according to the U.S.G.S.
There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries. Quakes in the
magnitude-3 range can be felt but rarely cause structural damage.