More than 150 earthquakes struck the California-Mexico border, with 5 being the largest
|Earthquake in California- Mexico Border|
The seismologist told CNN. “There have been 152 earthquakes that measure all magnitudes,” said seismologist Paul Caruso over the phone from Golden, Colorado. Caruso said the area is not densely populated and is known to have “swarms” in the past.
A CNN team in Orange County said they didn’t feel any of the earthquakes. The 2.5-5.3 earthquakes occurred in Calipatria, south of the Salton Sea along the San Andreas Fault, as shown on the USGS map.
Miles north of the Mexican border and about 140 miles east of San Diego.Two 5.9 magnitude earthquakes occurred Friday after 1 a.m. PT in the Pacific Ocean about 89 and 98 miles west of the coastal town of Gold Beach, Oregon, the USGS reported. According to the USGS, at least four earthquakes ranging in magnitude from 3.9 to 5.9 have occurred in the area in the past few hours.