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Friend of mine just reported that another earthquake just hit the LA area, they estimate it to be about a 5.0.
Another Quake Strikes Near Hawthorne, Lennox
A magnitude-4.1 earthquake struck near Hawthorne on Tuesday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
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Watch VideoThe original quake was the strongest to strike the area since the magnitude-5.5 earthquake that hit in Chino Hills last July 29.
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View SlideshowSouthern Californians practice for the "Big One" -- an earthquake along the San Andreas Fault.
The epicenter was located 2 miles northeast from Hawthorne, 2 miles east southeast from Lennox, and 2 miles south southeast from Inglewood.
The earthquake, which had a depth of 7.5 miles, struck at 3:49 p.m.
At 3:51 p.m., a magnitude-2.5 quake struck 2 miles west of Hawthorne and 4 miles south of Inglewood.
The tremor follows a magnitude-4.7 earthquake that struck in the same area on Sunday night.
Seismologists say Sunday's quake happened on the Newport-Inglewood Fault, a fault line they first discovered when a quake hit in nearly the exact spot in 1920. The same fault was responsible for a damaging earthquake in Long Beach in 1933, but experts don't expect it to cause another major quake.
"There are no reports of fire, significant damage or injuries related to this event," Humphrey added. The shake was widely felt throughout Los Angeles and struck just 7.5 miles deep, according to the California Integrated Seismic Network. The West Coast and Alaska Tsunami Warning Center said there was no risk of a tsunami.