Minor St. Paddy’s Day Quake Strikes L.A.

March 17, 2014

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake struck in Southern California on Monday morning didn’t cause any reported damage.

The St. Patrick’s Day earthquake struck nearly 6 miles northwest of Westwood 6:25 a.m. It was followed by a 2.7M earthquake in the same area, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Various media reports said neither utilities disruptions nor interference with the Monday morning commute occurred.

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  • March 19, 2014 at 10:00 am
    I got your whine right here... says:
    Small price to pay for glorious weather. How's the snow?
  • March 18, 2014 at 3:24 pm
    And, Fair.. says:
    You should have heard them whine!
  • March 17, 2014 at 8:08 pm
    Fair Playing Field says:
    Just a shamrock shake. It started with a healthy rumble and briefly seemed as though it could do some damage, but then it just petered out.
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