Earthquake: Rancho Palos Verdes Hit by 2.9-Magnitude Quake

June 7, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

A 2.8-magnitude earthquake struck the Southern California city of Rancho Palos Verdes on Friday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The quake hit seven miles south-southwest of the town, according to the agency.

The quake hit at 4:19 a.m., with a depth of 1.1 miles.

According to the Los Angeles Times, a magnitude-4 quake hit Rancho Palos Verdes several weeks ago.

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