Earthquake: 3.3 quake strikes near Rancho Palos Verdes

3.3 quake near Rancho Palos Verdes
A map shows the approximate location of the epicenter of Saturday morning’s quake near Rancho Palos Verdes.
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A shallow magnitude 3.3 earthquake was reported Saturday morning 12 miles from Rancho Palos Verdes, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 2:41 a.m. PDT.

According to the USGS, the epicenter was 13 miles from San Pedro, 16 miles from Lomita and 16 miles from Palos Verdes Estates.

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

Read more about Southern California earthquakes.



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