4.4 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Los Angeles

Screen Shot 2014 03 17 at 9.37.56 AMUSGSThe quake occurred at a depth of about 5 miles.

An 4.4 magnitude earthquake has struck Los Angeles.

The U.S. Geographical Survey revised the number down from 4.7.

The Associated Press reports that the quake struck at 6:25 a.m. local time and was strongly felt across the city.

Journalist Marc Ambinder, who tweeted the seismograph of the tremor, said that the shake was “more of a scare than anything else.”

The Los Angeles Fire Department has received any reports of damage so far.

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