3.3 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes In Santa Monica Bay
Posted Nov. 5, 2012, 10:55 am
Brenton Garen / Editor-in-Chief
The U.S. Geological Survey website is reporting a preliminary magnitude 3.3 earthquake in Santa Monica Bay on Monday night, about 10 miles south-southwest of Santa Monica.
It struck at 6:39 p.m. with a depth of 6.95 miles.
In terms of position to other coastal cities, it was nine miles west-southwest of El Segundo, nine miles west of Manhattan Beach, and 10 miles west-northwest of Hermosa Beach.