Minor quake shakes San Francisco area

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Posted: Oct 20, 2011 6:13 PM
Minor quake shakes San Francisco area

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A magnitude 3.9 earthquake struck the San Francisco Bay area on Thursday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The minor quake's epicenter was near Berkeley, California, and it was felt in San Francisco. Police in Berkeley said there were no reports of damage.

(Reporting by Jim Christie in San Francisco)