4.6 earthquake shakes California-Nevada state line

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PAHRUMP, Nev. (AP) - A magnitude-4.6 earthquake has shaken a remote desert area on the California-Nevada state line.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the tremor occurred at 8:17 a.m. Thursday.

It was centered 25 miles (41 kilometers) south-southeast of Pahrump, Nevada, and the same distance east of Tecopa, California.

The quake occurred at a depth of 5 miles (9 kilometers).

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