Magnitude 2.8 earthquake hits near Vernon
A magnitude 2.8 earthquake struck near Vernon about 9:22 a.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The earthquake was centered two miles north of Vernon and 2 miles southwest of East Los Angeles.
Several people in southeast Los Angeles County reported feeling the earthquake, according to "Did You Feel It?" responses on the USGS website. A couple of people in Long Beach and South Pasadena also reported feeling it.
-- Kimi Yoshino
Image: A map of the earthquake that struck near Vernon. Credit: USGS