Last Updated: Friday, December 20, 2013

Moderate earthquake in Baja California, Mexico today – also felt in San Diego

Update 05:50 UTC
USGS has downgraded the magnitude to 4.6.
According to GDACS, there are 360,485 people within 100 km. People of Chula Vista, El Cajon , Ensenada, Imperial Beach, La Jolla, San Diego, Spring Valley and Tijuana are reporting light to weak shaking. Earthquake in Baja California today was well felt in parts of Mexico and United States of America.

Epicenter location of earthquake in Baja California today (Source: USGS).


M 5.2 moderate earthquake shakes Baja California, Mexico today, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake's epicenter was located 44 km N of Camalú.

Tremor was felt as far as San Diego.

News to follow..... Did you feel this earthquake? Kindly write your experiences in the comment section below.

05:27 UTC (local time 2013-12-19 21:27 @ epicenter)

Epicenter Location
70 km (43mi) NNE of Camalu, Mexico
78 km (48mi) NNE of Colonia Vicente Guerrero, Mexico
81 km (50mi) ESE of Maneadero, Mexico
93 km (58mi) ESE of Ensenada, Mexico
413 km (257mi) WSW of Phoenix, Arizona

Original post: Natural Disasters List December 20, 2013

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