The earthquake shook buildings and rattled home windows, and was felt in San Diego, Valencia and the San Fernando Valley areas. There have been no instant stories of injury or accidents, and the Los Angeles Hearth Division warned residents to organize for aftershocks.
“If inside, when shaking begins, drop cowl, maintain on. Shield your head + neck whereas taking cowl beneath sturdy furnishings or close to a sturdy inside wall, away from home windows and doorways till shaking stops,” the LAFD tweeted.
The earthquake was additionally felt on the Los Angeles Worldwide Airport, the place crews are checking the airfield and terminals for any indicators of injury, the airport tweeted.