A magnitude 2.6 earthquake was reported at 3:09 p.m. Thursday less than a mile from Monrovia and could be felt in parts of the San Gabriel Valley, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The earthquake occurred one mile from Arcadia and Sierra Madre, and three miles from Pasadena and Duarte.
In the last 10 days, there have been three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater centered nearby.
An average of 59 earthquakes with magnitudes between 2.0 and 3.0 occur per year in the greater Los Angeles area, according to a recent three-year data sample.
The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.1 miles. Did you feel this earthquake? Consider reporting what you felt to the USGS.
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