Earthquake in San Diego, California

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A preliminary magnitude 5.2 earthquake struck near Borrego Springs, California, near San Diegoa at 08:56:37 UTC time or 1:56 California time.

The quake was located:

21.0 km (13.0 mi) NNW of Borrego Springs, CA
24.0 km (14.9 mi) NE of Warner Springs, CA
24.0 km (14.9 mi) ESE of Anza, CA
29.0 km (18.0 mi) SSW of La Quinta, CA
44.0 km (27.3 mi) S of Palm Springs, CA

eTN reader Irene tweeted: “I’m too scared to fall asleep now lol what if theres a huge aftershock and then a tsunami… I DON’T WANNA LIVE IN SAN DIEGO ANYMORE”

Another tweet said: FELT TWO STRONG JOLTS, SHORT BUT SCARY!
A number of smaller aftershocks are reported.


There are no report of damages or injuries.