February 25, 2024
U.S. Geological Survey Map exhibits the placement of the earthquake on Monday morning.

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.1 struck off the coast simply south of Rancho Palos Verdes at 8:27 a.m. in response to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The noticeable New Yr’s Day earthquake, reported to be about 11 miles south of Rancho Palos Verdes at a depth of about 7 miles, was noticeably felt by space residents.

Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn posted concerning the quake on X: “Did anybody else really feel it? I did!” In response to hers and different posts, individuals replied that they felt gentle shaking and vibrations.

Hahn additionally posted that there have been no stories of injury to date, though officers are nonetheless conducting assessments.

A Palos Verdes Estates Police Division dispatcher confirmed that there have been no accidents or damages reported to date within the space, and a watch commander on the Lomita Sheriff’s Station, which covers Rancho Palos Verdes, additionally stated there have been no stories of injury.

— Metropolis Information Service