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More Than 100 Aftershocks Shake Los Angeles After Magnitude-5.1 Earthquake

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A wine display at Trader Joe's takes a spill when a 5.1 earthquake shook the L.A. area Friday night (PHOTO NBC) A wine display at Trader Joe's takes a spill when a 5.1 earthquake shook the L.A. area Friday night (PHOTO NBC)

LOS ANGELES (AP) - More than 100 aftershocks have rattled Orange County south of Los Angeles where a magnitude-5.1 earthquake struck Friday.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the latest - a magnitude-3.4 - hit Saturday morning a mile from La Habra, about 20 miles south of Los Angeles.

Police in the nearby city of Fullerton say 20 apartment units and half a dozen homes were red-tagged, displacing 83 people.

Friday night's quake caused a rock slide, water main breaks and items to fall off shelves.

Despite the relatively minor damage, no injuries have been reported.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Authorities say a magnitude-5.1 earthquake has shaken the Los Angeles area.

The U.S. Geological Survey originally estimated the quake to be a magnitude-5.3. It said the Friday quake struck at about 9:11 p.m. and was centered near Brea in Orange County - about 20 miles southeast of downtown Los Angeles.

About an hour earlier, a 3.6 quake hit nearby in the city of La Habra.

There were no immediate reports of damage.

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