Earthquake: 2.7 quake strikes near La Habra

Earthquake: 2.7 quake strikes near La Habra, California
A map showing the location of the epicenter of Friday evening’s quake near La Habra, California.
(Bing Maps)

A shallow magnitude 2.7 earthquake was reported Friday evening zero miles from La Habra, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 10:05 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of zero miles.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was one mile from Brea, two miles from Rowland Heights and four miles from Fullerton.

In the last 10 days, there have been four 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.


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