HOLLISTER, Calif. (AP) — A magnitude-4.8 earthquake has struck a wilderness area of central California.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the temblor occurred at 12:42 p.m. Tuesday and was centered about 16 miles (25 kilometers) southeast of Hollister. The quake occurred at a depth of 6 miles (9.6 kilometers).

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The epicenter area is in a rugged mountain range, with agricultural areas to the west.

Late Monday, the San Francisco Bay Area was rattled by a magnitude 4.5 earthquake.

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That quake was center near Pleasant Hill, northeast of Oakland but was felt widely.

More than 67,000 people posted to the U.S. Geological Survey’s citizen reporting web page.

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Veteran seismologist Lucy Jones says the two quakes are too far apart to be related.