The earthquake occurred on August 20, 2023, at 11:49 AM Pacific Standard Time.
The epicenter was located near the town of Piru, California, about 60 miles northwest of Los Angeles.
The earthquake had a magnitude of 7.1.
It was felt in a wide area, including Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara, and Bakersfield.
There were no immediate reports of injuries or deaths.
However, there was some damage to buildings and infrastructure.
The earthquake caused power outages in some areas.
There were also reports of rockslides and mudslides.
The earthquake is being investigated by the United States Geological Survey.
The Ventura County Office of Emergency Management is urging residents to stay informed and follow the instructions of local officials.