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4.2 Magnitude Earthquake in Joshua Tree National Park

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Date: July 22, 2019
Contact: Jennie Albrinck, 760-367-5520

At 9:26 am, the United States Geological Survey reported a 4.2 magnitude earthquake about 10 miles (16 km) from Twentynine Palms, CA. The earthquake was centered in Joshua Tree National Park near Live Oak.

No injuries or damage have been reported. The park remains open and serving the public.

Last updated: July 22, 2019

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