It just felt like someone grabbed my house and viciously shook it…that was quite the earthquake.
— Asia Ray (@asiarayfreak) March 17, 2014
whys my whole timeline taking about an earthquake
— hannah (@hannahcommane) March 17, 2014
Twitter users in southern California let everyone know how they were roused this morning: EARTHQUAKE!
Wow. That was huge. Biggest quake in my 8yrs. Struck in the shower.
— Billy Bush (@billybush) March 17, 2014
After 15 years in LA this is my 1st earthquake damage just plaster pic.twitter.com/zDVdDKyaVP
— Pam Shriver (@PHShriver) March 17, 2014
If cowering in fear in a doorway is correct post-earthquake protocol then I have this down pat.
— Paul Shirley (@paulthenshirley) March 17, 2014
— Jessica McNamee (@jessica_mcnamee) March 17, 2014
Looks like it was a 4.7:
USGS says it was a 4.7 magnitude quake… epicenter near Westwood. http://t.co/elE8evaNAG
— Laura J. Nelson (@laura_nelson) March 17, 2014
We hope you all are safe, Angelenos!
Good morning with a 6:30am earthquake Los Angeles. Just another day here on the west coast. Happy Saint Patrick's Day. #LAquake
— Cobi Jones (@cobijones) March 17, 2014