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Three small quakes hit the Central Coast on Sunday

A magnitude 2.2 earthquake shook near San Luis Obispo about 7:45 a.m. Sunday, April 16, 2017.
A magnitude 2.2 earthquake shook near San Luis Obispo about 7:45 a.m. Sunday, April 16, 2017.

Three small earthquakes hit the Central Coast on Sunday morning, according to the U. S. Geological Survey.

The first quake, which was a magnitude 1.7, occurred at 6:51 a.m., approximately 4 miles west of Templeton. Less than an hour later, at 7:45 a.m., a magnitude 2.2 temblor struck about 3.7 miles southwest of San Luis Obispo. The last quake, nearly 14 miles northwest of San Simeon, was a 2.7 magnitude quake and happened about 7:55 a.m.

No damages have been reported from the earthquakes.

Gabby Ferreira: 805-781-7858, @Its_GabbyF

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