Preliminary 3.5 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Near Castaic

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

A preliminary 3.5 magnitude earthquake struck near Castaic on Aug. 27, 2017. (Credit: USGS)

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.5 has struck near Castaic Sunday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

The temblor was reported about 1:10 p.m.m about 3 km northwest of Castaic.

It was estimated about 17 km in depth, the agency reported.

No damage has been reported.