Earthquake shakes Lake Tahoe area

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Photo: USGS

TAHOE, CALIF. (KRON) – A preliminary magnitude 3.6-earthquake hit near South Lake Tahoe Monday, the USGS reports.

The quake hit about 4.54 miles southeast of Dollar Point, or 14.6 miles northwest of South Lake Tahoe.

It had a recorded depth of -2 km.

No reports of any damages or injuries were immediately reported.

About two weeks ago a series of earthquakes — the largest with a preliminary magnitude of 4.7 — struck the California-Nevada border area.

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