SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a magnitude 3.1 earthquake rattled Napa County wine country, but no injuries or property damage was immediately reported.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the small, shallow quake hit at 12:36 p.m. Thursday and was centered about 5 miles northeast of Sonoma and six miles from Napa.READ MORE: Sacramento Man Suspected Of Shooting At Other Driver In Sutter County Road Rage Incident
The Los Angeles Times said small earthquakes are frequent in Napa Valley, but there have been no earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater in the past 10 days.
The quake came just three months after a magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck the region on Aug. 24. It was the largest quake to hit Northern California in a quarter-century.READ MORE: Future Of Lake Tahoe's Clarity In Question As Wildfires Worsen
That quake killed one woman and injured hundreds of other people while causing about $400 million in property damage in Napa Valley.
The wine industry reported $80 million in damage, much of it because of shattered bottles and toppled barrels.MORE NEWS: Report: More Than 5,200 Afghan Evacuees To Be Resettled In California
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