LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – A moderate California earthquake today 2013 has struck near Lancaster and Tehachapi. The California earthquake today August 5, 2013 began north of Los Angeles and Southern California in the predawn morning hours. No reports of damage have yet to be indicated by local news.
Officials tells news that a 2.8 magnitude California earthquake today began at 5:02 am PST. The quake started with a shallow depth. USGS indicates to news that the quake was only four miles below ground level. As a result the quake could be felt across the region.
USGS indicates to news that the quake was nine miles southeast of Stallion Springs. The quake was eleven miles south of Tehachapi and twenty-two miles from Arvin. The quake was also twenty-two miles form Rosamond and roughly three hundred miles south of Carson City.
Just days ago, Arvin with the subject of another quake. On July 24, another quake so began north of Lancaster and northwest of Palmdale, officials tell news. The quake started twelve minutes south of Weldon. The quake was twenty-five miles northeast of Tehachapi and thirty miles west of California City. The quake also began thirty-five miles west of Ridgecrest and two hundred sixty-six miles southeast of Carson City. For continuing coverage of other earthquake news, click HERE.