A shallow magnitude 3.7 earthquake was reported Saturday afternoon in the Santa Barbara area, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 5:31 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 1.2 mile.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was nine miles from Isla Vista, 11 miles from Goleta and 18 miles from Santa Barbara.

This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.