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3.3-mag. earthquake shakes Beverly Hills

A still from the ABC7 Quake Cam shows a live record of a magnitude-3.3 earthquake that struck Beverly Hills in the early morning of Monday, September 03, 2012.
September 3, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
A magnitude-3.3 earthquake shook Beverly Hills awake early Monday morning.

The earthquake happened at 3:26 a.m. and was centered about 1 mile east northeast of Beverly Hills.

Eyewitness News received several calls from viewers in Beverly Hills, Brentwood, West Hollywood and Century City. They said they felt a sharp jolt, and the quake felt stronger than a 3.3.

"It felt just like the Northridge quake, it felt like 7.0," said Lola Brogin, a Century City resident who spoke to Eyewitness News in a telephone interview. "This was unbelievable. It felt like someone kicked my apartment house and then shook it, shook it, shook it like a subway train ride."

There were no early reports of damages or injuries, although the Beverly Hills Fire Department was out to check on the city as a precaution.

DEVELOPING: We will add more details to this report as they become available.


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