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Small quake recorded near Palomar Observatory

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SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A magnitude-3.0 quake was recorded about 2 miles north-northeast of Palomar Observatory Sunday.

The temblor, too small to cause damage, struck at 1:26 a.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey. It was followed by a magnitude 2.6 aftershock about 2:47 a.m. at the same location.

Mount Palomar is about 45 miles northeast of San Diego.

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