3.6 Earthquake shakes the Big Bear area

A small, shallow earthquake shook the Big Bear Area this morning, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

The temblor struck with a magnitude of 3.6 at 6:55 a.m. at a depth of 3.1 miles, its epicenter 2 miles south of Big Bear Lake, according to a computer-generated report from the USGS.

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