By Kyle James  |  09-19-2017   News
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Late Monday night in Los Angeles brought residents quite a scare when a 3.6 magnitude earthquake shook the city. Earthquake experts say that there is unlikely to be any damage from the earthquake, but it could be felt 4 miles northwest of Westwood around 11:20 p.m. on Monday.

There have been no reports of damage or injury at this time. U.S. Geological Survey seismologist Zachary Reeves told the Los Angeles Times, "We get these size earthquakes fairly frequently. Any severe damage would be pretty unlikely."

People reacted on Twitter to the earthquake when the hashtag #earthquake trended.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">When you feel an <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/earthquake?src=hash">#earthquake</a> for two seconds and act like you just survived something <a href="https://t.co/tl70pplpKA">pic.twitter.com/tl70pplpKA</a></p>&mdash; The Walking Dead (@TheWalkingDead) <a href="https://twitter.com/TheWalkingDead/status/910028620113920000">September 19, 2017</a></blockquote>

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Netflix's show Orange Is The New Black actress also commented on the earthquake:

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">I really wish I hadn&#39;t read that scary Earthquake article the other day.</p>&mdash; Ruby Rose (@RubyRose) <a href="https://twitter.com/RubyRose/status/910026208636579841">September 19, 2017</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Wow shoutout to LA homies for getting <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Earthquake?src=hash">#Earthquake</a> trending within 5 minutes y&#39;all are great 😂</p>&mdash; Kira Kosarin (@kirakosarin) <a href="https://twitter.com/kirakosarin/status/910028305734164485">September 19, 2017</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Everybody in LA <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/earthquake?src=hash">#earthquake</a> <a href="https://t.co/RVRX7yFFzI">pic.twitter.com/RVRX7yFFzI</a></p>&mdash; Ethan Williams (@EWilliams_22) <a href="https://twitter.com/EWilliams_22/status/910027620808507393">September 19, 2017</a></blockquote>

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Source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2017/09/19/magnitude-3-6-earthquake-hits-los-angeles/680003001/

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