L.A. Times map of earthquake [Updated]
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An earthquake with an estimated magnitude of 4.7 occurred about 8:40 p.m. tonight two miles northeast of Hawthorne, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Two aftershocks have been reported as of 9 p.m., the first, a 2.5 aftershock at 8:44 p.m. near El Segundo and the second at 8:45 p.m. northeast of Hawthorne, with an estimated magnitude of 3.1.
[Geologists initially estimated the magnitude of the quake as 5.0]
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--Rong-Gong Lin II