EM – Preliminary magnitude 4.4 earthquake hits Carson area


Shocks from the earthquake were felt in several communities, including Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Culver City, Torrance, and Studio City.

No injuries or extensive damage were reported, but officials still urged locals to plan for future earthquakes and possible aftershocks.

LA County has a Shake Alert app for Android and the App Store that notifies users when earthquakes are detected and tremors are expected in their area.

Here are some other seismic prevention techniques that LA County officials and the USGS have outlined:


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