2.2 earthquake strikes near Gilroy

June 20, 2010 1:26:57 PM PDT
The U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.2 struck this morning near Gilroy.

According to the USGS, earthquake struck at about 7:15 a.m. and had a depth of 3.2 miles.

The quake was centered about 7 miles north-northwest of Hollister and about 9 miles east-southeast of Gilroy, according to the USGS.