Earthquake: Magnitude 3.1 quake strikes off Northern California coast

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A shallow magnitude 3.1 earthquake was reported Saturday afternoon about 125 miles west of Eureka, Calif., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 12:09 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 6.2 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was about 113 miles from Capetown, Calif.,…