Earthquake felt in western Riverside County

Small quake centered near Lake Elsinore

POSTED: 08:10 AM PDT Oct 09, 2012    UPDATED: 05:59 AM PDT Oct 09, 2012 

A small earthquake was felt in Riverside County Tuesday morning,  the U.S. Geological survey reported.

The temblor struck at 6 a.m. 5.6  miles beneath the surface with a  magnitude of 3.4, its epicenter 2 miles north of Lake Elsinore and 16 miles south-southwest of Moreno Valley, according to a computer-generated report.

There were no reports of damage or injuries.