4.2 magnitude earthquake strikes Malibu coast with aftershocks in southern California

4.2 magnitude earthquake strikes Malibu coast with aftershocks in southern California
4.2 magnitude earthquake strikes Malibu coast with aftershocks in southern California

A 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of California on Wednesday, about 10 miles south of Malibu Beach, the US Geological Survey.

At the 2 a.m. Pacific time report, there was no tsunami threat associated with the quake, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said.

The quake was noticeable in southern California, with aftershocks of magnitude 2.6 to 3.5 in the area, according to the geological survey.

There were no immediate reports of major damage, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD).

“No damage or injuries were reported and normal operating mode has resumed. LAFD reminds residents that you can’t predict, but you can prepare,” the department said.

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The article is in Spanish

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