A magnitude 4.1 earthquake was reported offshore Monday morning at 8:27 a.m. PT, 11 miles from Rancho Palos Verdes, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The earthquake occurred 12 miles from Palos Verdes Estates, 13 miles from Rolling Hills Estates, 13 miles from Los Angeles and 15 miles from Torrance.
In the past 10 days, there has been an earthquake of magnitude 3.0 or greater centered nearby.
On average, five earthquakes ranging in magnitude from 4.0 to 5.0 occur each year in the greater Los Angeles area, according to a recent three-year data sample.
The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.0 miles. Did you feel this earthquake? Consider reporting what you felt to the USGS.
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