Tag Archives: Nature & Environment

‘EARTHQUAKE:’ Temblor wakes up Los Angeles

http://twitter.com/#!/asiarayfreak/status/445553313329586176
http://twitter.com/#!/avonswow/status/445553885709885440

Twitter users in southern California let everyone know how they were roused this morning: EARTHQUAKE!

http://twitter.com/#!/billybush/status/445552230674874368
http://twitter.com/#!/PHShriver/status/445554980712222721
http://twitter.com/#!/paulthenshirley/status/445555071443431424
http://twitter.com/#!/jessica_mcnamee/status/445555127961657344

Looks like it was a 4.7:

http://twitter.com/#!/laura_nelson/status/445552829206642688

Here's a shot of the @USGS page:
M4.7 – 9km NNW of Westwood, California
2014-03-17 13:25:36 UTC #earthquake #LA http://t.co/fYnCyrWICB— Kenny Holmes (@KHOLMESlive) March 17, 2014

We hope you all are safe, Angelenos!

http://twitter.com/#!/cobijones/status/445555158932406273

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/03/17/earthquake-temblor-wakes-up-los-angeles/

Magnitude-5.1 L.A.-area earthquake a boon for Twitter photographers … and comedians

http://twitter.com/#!/ArianaGrande/status/449767209795977216

Yep, Southern California had “another eaAaaarrrthquake” late last night. There have been no fatalities or major injuries reported as yet, and hopefully that won’t change in the morning.  There were, however, lots of photos of quake damage posted to Twitter:

http://twitter.com/#!/llamalife/status/449857789217628162
http://twitter.com/#!/Ursgautham/status/449851936561299456
http://twitter.com/#!/twerkinluke/status/449845684057812992
http://twitter.com/#!/RickSforza/status/449776631528189954
http://twitter.com/#!/Nicky_Fagnano/status/449856201614843904

Then there were photos of “devastation” posted by jokers such as these:

http://twitter.com/#!/laura_nelson/status/449768012636119040

http://twitter.com/#!/mattnotis/status/449845741138096128

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/03/29/magnitude-5-1-l-a-area-earthquake-a-boon-for-twitter-photographers-and-comedians/