INGLEWOOD — An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.7 rattled parts of Southern California on Wednesday morning, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
The quake, centered near the unincorporated View Park-Windsor Hills area, near Inglewood, struck at 12:03 a.m. at a depth of just over 7 miles, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. It was initially reported as a magnitude 3.8 by the USGS.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti tweeted about 12:25 a.m., “Our Los Angeles Fire Department has activated to conduct its routine survey of the city to assess for any damages. City teams will continue to monitor.”
The quake was felt at Los Angeles International Airport, but there were no reports of damage or injuries. A check of airport facilities was underway, but operations were not impacted, an airport official said.
An #earthquake was felt at LAX but we have no reports of damage or injuries. Crews are checking all facilities with no current impact to operations.
— LAX Airport (@flyLAXairport) April 22, 2020
Sizable earthquake. Please keep 9-1-1 open for emergencies only.
— Santa Monica Police (@SantaMonicaPD) April 22, 2020
What’s shakin, west side?! #earthquake
— LA City Emergency Management Department (@ReadyLA) April 22, 2020
Angelenos did you feel that? Unfortunately an #earthquake won’t stop because we’re dealing with #COVID19. Make sure your family is prepared. Take a look at these preparedness tips. #StaySafe https://t.co/HJED9ruh40
— Red Cross Los Angeles (@RedCrossLA) April 22, 2020
A 3.8 earthquake shook the L.A. area tonight shortly after midnight. Our @LAFD has activated to conduct its routine survey of the city to assess for any damages. City teams will continue to monitor.
— MayorOfLA (@MayorOfLA) April 22, 2020