February 22, 2024
U.S. Geological Survey map exhibits the situation of the earthquake alongside the San Andreas Fault.

A magnitude 4.2 earthquake rattled a large swath of the larger Los Angeles space Friday, however there was no instant phrase of injury or accidents.

The quake hit at 10:55 a.m. and was centered seven-tenths of a mile northwest of Lytle Creek in San Bernardino County and 11.9 miles north northeast of Rancho Cucamonga, in accordance with the U.S. Geological Survey. Its depth was just below 5 1/2 miles.

The Los Angeles County Hearth Division stated there was no instant indication of earthquake-related requires service.

The Los Angeles metropolis fireplace division stated it stays in a standard working mode, and that there have been no reviews of accidents, construction or infrastructure harm.

Town of Torrance stated crews had been conducting window surveys of metropolis infrastructure and demanding services.

The temblor was felt all through the world, starting from Burbank, West Los Angeles, Lengthy Seaside and Diamond Bar to Orange and Anaheim.

Seismologist Lucy Jones famous in a put up on X that Lytle Creek is within the Cajon Move, “the place the San Andreas and San Jacinto faults come collectively.”

In 1970, she stated, there was a magnitude 5.2 quake with a 4.0 foreshock close to the identical location.