3.8 Quake Rattles North County

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    USGS
    This map from USGS shows the area of the overnight quake. The location is marked by a blue square.

    A small earthquake has rattled northern San Diego County.

    The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-3.8 quake struck Tuesday at 3:43 a.m. and was centered about 20 miles northeast of Escondido in the Lake Henshaw area.

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    An Escondido police dispatcher says the quake wasn't felt at police headquarters and no one called to report feeling the quake.

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