Earthquake: 2.7 quake strikes near Universal City, California

A map showing the location of the epicenter of Thursday evening's quake near Universal City, California. (Bing Maps / March 20, 2014)

A shallow magnitude 2.7 earthquake was reported Thursday evening six miles from Universal City, California, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 7:17 p.m. Pacific time at a depth of 0 miles, the Los Angeles Times reports

There were no reports of damage or injury as a result of the quake, according to KTLA.

According to the USGS, Thursday’s quake was an aftershock of the magnitude 4.4 quake that hit the Los Angeles area on Monday morning, KTLA reported.

The temblor occurred at 6:25 a.m. PDT at a depth of 5.0 miles. There were no reports of injuries or damage in the Monday quake.

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