Two earthquakes shake Malibu, Calif., area

May 3, 2013 at 7:39 AM
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MALIBU, Calif., May 3 (UPI) -- A 2.7-magnitude earthquake shook Malibu, Calif., Friday, hours after a 3.2-magnitude quake in the same area, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

There were no reports of injuries or damage.

The stronger quake was reported at 10:57 p.m. local time Thursday at a depth of 7.5 miles about 1 mile from Malibu, the Los Angeles Times reported.

The epicenter was 6 miles from Malibu Beach, 9 miles from Agoura Hills, 10 miles from Agoura and 349 miles from Sacramento, the USGS said.

The other earthquake was reported at 1:37 a.m. local time Friday at a depth of 6.8 miles in the same location, the USGS said.

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