Magnitude-5.4 quake strikes Southern California

Webmin
No Comments



LOS ANGELES – A moderate earthquake rocked Southern California on Wednesday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or major damage.

The magnitude-5.4 quake was centered 28 miles south of Palm Springs, the U.S. Geological Survey said. It struck at 4:53 p.m.

It was initially reported as a magnitude-5.9 but later downgraded.

Sheriff's departments in Riverside, Los Angeles and Orange counties have no reports of damage or injuries.

The quake was felt as a long rolling motion in downtown Los Angeles.

 

Categories