Magnitude 3.0 earthquake strikes near Escondido, San Diego County, California, USA
3.0 quake 10 Sep 7:28 am (GMT -7)

The United States Geological Survey reported a magnitude 3.0 quake in the United States near Escondido, San Diego County, California, only 25 minutes ago. The earthquake hit in the morning on Sunday, September 10th, 2023, at 7:28 am local time at a shallow depth of 7.3 miles. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from The Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (IRIS) which listed the quake at magnitude 3.0 as well. A third agency, the citizen-seismograph network of RaspberryShake, reported the same quake at magnitude 3.0.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Ramona (pop. 20,300) located 14 miles from the epicenter. In Escondido (pop. 151,500, 20 miles away), San Marcos (pop. 92,900, 23 miles away), Poway (pop. 50,200, 24 miles away), Vista (pop. 100,900, 27 miles away), Temecula (pop. 112,000, 28 miles away), Santee (pop. 57,800, 30 miles away), El Cajon (pop. 103,700, 32 miles away), and San Diego (pop. 1,394,900, 42 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.

Earthquake data:
Date & time: Sep 10, 2023 7:28 am (GMT -7) local time (10 Sep 2023 14:28 GMT)
Magnitude: 3.0
Depth: 11.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.23°N / 116.78°W (San Diego, California, United States)
Primary data source: USGS