The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reported two earthquakes near Meiners Oaks early Tuesday morning. A magnitude 1.9 occurred at 2:05 a.m., with a 3.6 following just seconds later. The smaller quake was centered about 2 miles northwest of Meiners Oaks, at a depth of 7.1 miles; the second was also centered about 2 miles northwest of Meiners Oaks, at a depth of 8.3 miles.
The epicenter of the second quake was, according to the USGS, was less than 800 yards from Matilija Dam.
Other recent quakes in the Ojai Valley areas include a magnitude 1.8 in Oak View last Wednesday at 3:22 p.m., and a 2.0 in Upper Ojai last Saturday at 12:40 p.m.
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