2.2-magnitude quake strikes near San Jose

March 9, 2011 10:27:43 AM PST
A 2.2-magnitude earthquake shook Santa Clara County early this morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The tremor rattled an area 5 miles northeast of the Alum Rock neighborhood of San Jose, and 9 miles northeast of San Jose City Hall at 1:25 a.m.

The quake had a depth of 4.5 miles, according to the USGS.