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Swarm of small earthquakes

(The ground shakes near Brawley)…A series of small earthquake were recorded Tuesday.

The US Geological Survey says most of the temblors were considered micro-quakes, with a magnitude under 3. There was one minor earthquake. It was recorded at 8:27 Tuesday evening. The USGS says the magnitude 3.2. The small swarm hit about 3 miles South/Southwest of Brawley. A few were felt in the City of Imperial. A couple interrupted a Brawley City Council meeting that was in progress. Other than rattled nerves, no damage or injury was reported.