Did You Feel It? Small Earthquake Reported in Toluca Lake

The U.S. Geological Survey reports the event happening at 7:44 a.m.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey's Web site, a small earthquake with a magnitutde of 2.6 was recorded at 34.150°N, 118.354°W, making the epicenter near Moorpark Street and Sancola Avenue in Toluca Lake.

Did you feel anything?

LABornAndRaised November 19, 2012 at 04:38 PM
I heard my window flex. I thought someone just slammed their car door outside.
NoNewsIsBetter November 19, 2012 at 05:56 PM
It felt bigger than that at Lankershim and Hesby! However, the only thing that distinguished it from the horrid, nightmare construction of the behemoth across the street was that it continued longer than a truck dropping its load would have.
Caroline OConnell November 19, 2012 at 07:36 PM
Yes, I'm next to Toluca Lake (Tujunga at Camarillo) and my house had what I'd call a "gentle shake." Said to the felines, "there's another earthquake." Had no idea it was so close. Sometimes when it's mild, it just means it's a larger quake but farther away. Is there a fault line near here???
Richard Core (Editor) November 19, 2012 at 07:57 PM
Caroline, the Verdugo Fault is near Toluca Lake. And other fault lines aren't far away. You can see their locations on this California Department of Conservation map: http://www.quake.ca.gov/gmaps/FAM/faultactivitymap.html ... Or Google. There are lots of maps and information online.


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