Minor earthquake - West Athens, California - November 10, 2017


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Magnitude : 3.12

Local Time (conversion only below land) : 2017-11-10 01:25:12

GMT/UTC Time : 2017-11-10 09:25:12

Depth (Hypocenter) : 11.94 km

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USGS West Athens, California Nov 10 09:25 3.1 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Compton - 4 seconds strong shake
  • Los Angeles - Strong shaking
  • Los Angeles - About 4 or 5 seconds minor shaking
  • Los Angeles - Strong shaking
  • Los Angeles - Light shaking
  • Los angeles - Moderate shaking
  • South Gate - You could hear it coming a second before it hit and then I jumped under the door frame. So about 2-3 seconds.
  • Lynwood - 20 seconds
  • gardena - Jolt for few second
  • South Gate - It was fast, no damage.
  • Los Angeles - Heard it and felt it
  • Los Angeles - Hamster cage almost fell. Brother awoke from it. Things rattled almost violently for a burst and then subsided after 5 secs.
  • South Gate - Shaken awake from earthquake,heard and felt the shaking of it for a short time.
  • Los Angeles ca - Strong shaking
  • Inglewood - It woke me up around 1:30 AM because it was moving my bed and furniture. I called my Fiancée and it woke her up too. She lives at El Segungo Blvd and just East of The I-405.
  • Hawthorne - Felt jolt, heard rumble, windows vibrates, thought it was truck, then apartment bldg shaking, long enough to think it was my truck or downstairs neighbor slamming doors, but continued a dead bldg rocked / swayed. About 5 seconds just listening. I was laying on my bed, my body rocked back and forth on the mattress. Just as I realized what it was and thought what's next, it stopped.
  • Inglewood - I woke up like at 1:30 am because I heard funiture shaking and bed moving
  • South Los Angeles - It was about 2-3 seconds long.
  • Norwalk - The earthquake lasted about 3sec. Wasn't sure if it was an earthquake or not. Intel I went on Twitter.
  • Torrance - BIG JOLT! Then rumble.....then shaking. Over in 5 seconds. No damage.
  • Hawthorne,CA - I heard/felt a loud thump thinking a truck had hit the house and about 3 seconds later I felt a hard jolt
  • Walnut park ca. - I felt a strong jolt as if someone kicked my bed.
  • Maywood - 2-3 seconds shake!
  • Los Angeles - Was woken up by a pull. Then realized what it was, and stayed still until it passed.
  • Inglewood - Light shaking
  • Los Angeles - Strong shake-jolt. Lasted maybe 4 seconds. I thought something hit the house. Felt like a big boom!!
  • Los Angeles - Felt like about 3 sec and like the end was like a big push
  • Compton, Ca - I felt a strong jolt and one to two seconds later there was another jolt with some shaking that was stronger and that lasted longer.
  • Los Angeles - 5 seconds/ no damage
  • LOS ANGELES - the earthquake woke me up, i felt it very strong it was shaking my furniture my bed a lot i thought it was going to be a big earhtqauke. i felt it for like 10 secs
  • Inglewood - Not sure how long it lasted as it woke me up in the middle of the night
  • Los Angeles - Weak shaking
  • inglewood - felt like a big jerk , woke me out out of my sleep and I heard the furniture moving.
  • Tijuana - Moderate shaking
  • Los Angeles - quick jolt, quit scary, walls cracked a bit
  • Los angeles - This is a 3.2 earthquake about 10 from our area. It was scary because we live on the ground floor of a 4 story building. This quake in los Angeles shocked our building with a big noise like a big canon ball had dropped. Very scary.
  • Los Angeles - I heard a rumbling loud noise then seconds after a very strong shake with a strong jolt it woke me up very abruptly unfortunately there is no information about the occurrence to view at that time @ 1:25 am in the morning for the public
  • Los Angeles 90062 - It was about 1:25 am on November 10th, 2017; first I heard a rumbling noise and within seconds a very strong jolt that jolted me in my bed unfortunately there\'s no information on the occurrence that had occurred to be viewed on the television for the public
  • Los Angeles - I felt my hose cracking and the noise woke me up, but it was short.
  • Inglewood - I heard a deep loud rumble, I was in bed but awake. I then felt 3 large jolts, enough to make my 8ft. Grandfather clocks chime bang...Century and Hawthorne, just East of LAX. A 1929 Cottage house, it jolted pretty good, but im sure its been thrt a LOT of quakes, be safe my friends, get your Emergency Earthquake Kits together!




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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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