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4.4 Earthquake near L.A.

March 17th, 2014 · 5:09 pm @   -  No Comments
Date of Occurrence: March 17, 2014 Location: Westwood, California Event: Earthquake Fatalities: 0 Injuries/Displaced: 0

A 4.4 earthquake rumbled near Los Angeles, California this morning, and is the largest earthquake to hit the area since 2008.  Several aftershocks have been felt in the area, with the largest being around 2.7.  The earthquake  hit in the northern Mountains of Santa Monica which surprised a few scientists as they haven’t seen seismicity in that area for a while.

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LA Times