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The mint green festival drink, the McDonald's Shamrock Shake, that all started with charitable act by and Irish American businessman. Photo by: McDonald's

Shamrock shake earthquake wakes LA on St. Patrick’s Day

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The mint green festival drink, the McDonald's Shamrock Shake, that all started with charitable act by and Irish American businessman. Photo by: McDonald's

A 4.4 magnitude earthquake shook residents of Los Angeles this on the morning of St. Patrick’s Day.

The earthquake already dubbed the “The Great Shamrock Shake Of 2014” on social media saw celebrities take to Twitter to share their reactions.

The Los Angeles Time described the quake as “a shallow, magnitude-4.7 earthquake was reported Monday morning five miles from Westwood, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 6:25 a.m. PDT at a depth of 5.0 miles.”

One resident told the AP “It felt like a bomb going off underneath our house.

“Nothing was damaged, but it sure woke everyone up. It was an eye-opener."

To celebrate the Shamrock Shake in LA here's a recipe for a homemade alcoholic Shamrock Shake recipe for St Patrick’s Day.

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