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Magnitude-4.2 quake hits eastern San Diego County

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BORREGO SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — A magnitude-4.2 earthquake has hit the San Diego County desert but there have been no reports of damage or injuries.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake struck at 5:39 p.m. Sunday. It was centered 17 miles southeast of Borrego Springs, which is about 90 miles northeast of San Diego.

The San Diego County Sheriff's Department said there no reports of damage or injuries.

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OCOTILLO WELLS (CBS 8) - A 4.2 magnitude earthquake hit San Diego's East County Sunday, according to the United States Geological Survey.

It happened at 5:39 p.m., 16 miles east of Julian. There have been no reports of damage.

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