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Quake Strikes Central Coast off Vandenberg AFB

vandenberg-quakeSANTA MARIA, Calif. (KTLA) — A quake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.2 struck Friday off the central coast of California.

The quake hit at 6:16 p.m. and was centered 25 miles off the coast of Vandenberg Air Force Base, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 26 miles from Lompoc, 33 miles from Orcutt and 37 miles from Santa Maria.