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L.A. Times map of earthquake [Updated]

May 17, 2009 |  9:05 pm

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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]

Click on the map icons above to read updates from specific locations.

--Rong-Gong Lin II

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