3.2 Magnitude Earthquake Felt Across Santa Monica, Westside

Friday, 26 Apr 2013, 8:19:00 PM

Brenton Garen

An earthquake struck near Marina del Rey on Friday, April 26 at 7:52 pm.
USGS
An earthquake struck near Marina del Rey on Friday, April 26 at 7:52 pm.

A preliminary 3.2 magnitude earthquake struck two miles southeast of Marina Del Rey at 7:52 pm Friday night, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

It was recorded at a depth of 8 miles.

The earthquake has been reported as being felt in Santa Monica, West Los Angeles, West Hollywood, and Studio City.

The Los Angeles Fire Department tweeted that the "LAFD is in a *normal* operating mode" following the earthquake.

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