Magnitude 2.8 Quake Hits Near Vernon

vernonearthquake692VERNON, Calif. — A magnitude 2.8 earthquake struck at 9:22 a.m. near the city of Vernon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The earthquake was centered one mile north of Vernon and 2 miles northwest of Maywood.

KTLA Meteorologist Jim Castillo reported feeling the temblor in Hollywood.

Several people in southeast Los Angeles County also reported feeling the shaking, according to the USGS website.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.

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1 Comment

  • Metapy

    This is just a little reminder that we all should be prepared for what possibly lies ahead. Reality is that it could happen at any time.


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