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Southern California shook up by magnitude 4.6 earthquake

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Southern California spent Saturday bracing for aftershocks from a magnitude 4.6 earthquake that rattled the region the night before. The US Geological Survey recorded the earthquake at around 11:40 p.m., about two miles outside of South El Monte, near Los Angeles, ABC News reported. The agency estimated the tremor was about 11 miles deep. No...
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Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Strikes Southern California as Officials Warn of Possible Aftershocks

Magnitude 4.5 Earthquake Strikes Southern California as Officials Warn of Possible Aftershocks

1 month ago   |   By Time

A magnitude 4.6 earthquake struck Southern California late Friday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The earthquake hit around 11:40 p.m., about 2 miles outside of South El Monte, near Los Angeles, the agency reported. Preliminary reports indicate it was about 11 miles deep.
There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
Officials warned residents to be prepared for possible aftershocks.
The epicenter of Friday night's earthquake was close to the location of the Whittier Narrows earthquake in 1987, which was a magnitude 5.9, seismologist Lucy Jones tweeted. The...
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