Earthquake, Magnitude 4.0 Near Santa Paula Felt in LA County

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A magnitude 4.0 earthquake near the Ventura County city of Santa Paula was felt today around Los Angeles County and into parts of Orange County.  

The earthquake occurred at 5:44 p.m. nine kilometers northwest of Santa Paula, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.  

People as far north as Santa Barbara and Bakersfield and as far south as Laguna Niguel reported feeling the shake, although damage in those areas was not reported, the USGS said.

Other areas where people reported feeling the quake included Santa Clarita, Glendale, Santa Monica and Long Beach.

- Advertisment -

Must Read

Drinking Coffee Lowers Risk Of Heart Disease And Early Death

Researchers have found that drinking two to three cups of coffee every day can lower the risk of heart disease and early death, CNN reported. A study published in...
- Advertisment -