4.6-magnitude quake strikes near Palm Springs, USGS says

09 May, 2018, 01:09 | Author: Rafael Roberts
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The epicenter of a magnitude-4.5 natural disaster that struck 6.8 miles north of Cabazon at 4:49 a.m. Tuesday, May 8, 2018, is seen in this USGS map.

The 4.5-magnitude quake hit about 90 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, north of Cabazon in Riverside County.

No injuries or damage were reported in the immediate aftermath of the quake, the Los Angeles Times said, but residents felt the shaking in L.A.

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Cabazon is just over 100 miles north of San Diego and is best known for its giant whimsical dinosaur structures and outlet mall. Two minutes later, a magnitude 3.2 quake was recorded in the same area.

Residents from across Southern California and the northernmost region of Mexico went online to report the quake, or to discuss it and crack jokes on social media.

Earthquake Track, a seismological database reports estimates there are 10,000 to 15,000 earthquakes worldwide between 4.0-4.9 magnitude each year. "Historically, the area around Mt. San Gorgonio is the only part of southern San Andreas fault that produces smaller quakes", Jones said on Twitter.

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