Earthquake strikes near Pasadena: USGS

Courtesy USGS

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A magnitude 3.5 earthquake struck Sunday about 2.3 miles southwest of South Pasadena, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The earthquake struck around 9:56 a.m.  and was felt across the region, including downtown Los Angeles.

It had a recorded depth of 11.3 kilometers, the USGS added.


A watch commander at the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's Crescenta Valley station told City News Service that he felt a "slight tremor for about two seconds," adding that the station had not received any service calls in relation to the earthquake.

There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.