2.9 quake hits near Hollister

July 14, 2008 3:33:12 PM PDT
The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.9 struck at about 4:40 a.m. today near Hollister.

According to the USGS, the earthquake had a depth of 2.8 miles and was centered 12 miles south of Hollister and 55 miles southeast of San Jose City Hall.