A 3.4 magnitude earthquake shook Valle Vista about 12:45 p.m. Tuesday, April 24. The epicenter was approximately five miles southeast of Valle Vista along Bautita Canyon Road and 8 miles west southwest of Idyllwild.

The quake could be felt in Idyllwild and a smaller aftershock.

Ten aftershocks had occurred by 3 p.m. The largest was 2.6 magnitude and three more were 2.0 magnitude or greater.