It was recorded at an altitude of 17 kilometers near Maywood and East Los Angeles.
There are a lot of reports on social media about earthquakes in the region around 7 am (10 am ET).
Several witnesses to the earthquake report the situation; European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre
brought back a sharp jolt. Others describe a slight display. Some said that they awoke.
Following the quake, seismologist Lucy Jones
tweeted what you feel in a small earthquake depends on how close you are to it. “The closer you are, the sharper your movements,” he said.
No known damage has been reported.