Earthquake: 3.0 quake strikes near Hollywood

A map showing the location of the epicenter of Saturday morning's quake near Hollywood. (Bing Maps / February 8, 2014)

A shallow magnitude 3.0 earthquake was reported Saturday morning two miles from Hollywood according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 10:13 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 5.0 miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was three miles from Los Angeles, four miles from Glendale, four miles from West Hollywood and 357 miles from Sacramento.

In the last 10 days, there have been three earthquakes magnitude 3.0 and greater centered nearby.

This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service and this post was created by an algorithm written by the author.

Read more about Southern California earthquakes.