Posted by on March 5, 2017
Categories: California

(BANT) – A preliminary 2.6 magnitude earthquake struck this evening near Monterey Bay and Salinas, officials with the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The earthquake struck at 7:50 p.m. about 11 miles northeast of Salinas.

No damage or injuries were reported in Monterey, Santa Cruz or Santa Clara counties, according to sheriff’s officials.