3.7 Magnitude Earthquake Hits View Park-Windsor Hills Area of L.A.

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The quake hit just after midnight, with its epicenter about 2 miles from Baldwin Hills and Inglewood.

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake hit the View Park-Windsor Hills area of Los Angeles early Wednesday morning. 

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, it occurred shortly after midnight with its epicenter about 2 miles from Baldwin Hills and Inglewood at a depth of 7 miles. Shaking was felt over a wide stretch of the L.A. basin, from San Fernando Valley to Anaheim. 

L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti tweeted that the city's fire department had been activated to survey possible damage.