Santa Monica News
Small Earthquake Hits Marina Del Rey
By Shine Huang
May 9, 2013 - 8:08:17 PM

SANTA MONICAIf you feel little shaking at the Santa Monica Bay area this afternoon, don’t be confused.

Illustration of the location where the earthquake struck.

A magnitude 2.9 small earthquake hit two miles away from south east of Marina Del Ray around 2 p.m. Thursday, May 9.

According to the U.S Geological Survey, the epicenter is 8.1 miles deep down to the earth.  It is an aftershock from 3.2 magnitude earthquake in Malibu last week.

No report shows any injuries or damage.   

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