December 22, 2014
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A minor earthquake has shaken western areas of Los Angeles and neighboring communities.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-3.1 tremor occurred at 11:48 a.m. Friday.
The quake was centered 1 mile northwest of Marina del Rey at a depth of 6 miles.
Residents reporting on the USGS community response Internet page characterize the intensity as weak to light.
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