A magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported less than a mile from El Segundo Sunday morning at 6:11 a.m. Pacific Time, according to the US Geological Survey.
The earthquake occurred two miles from Los Angeles, two miles from Manhattan Beach, three miles from Hermosa Beach and four miles from Redondo Beach.
There has been an earthquake of magnitude 3.0 or higher nearby in the last 10 days.
According to a recent data sample spanning three years, an average of five earthquakes with magnitudes between 3.0 and 4.0 occur in the Los Angeles area each year.
The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.3 miles. Did you feel that earthquake? Consider reporting what you felt to the USGS.
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