Series of moderate and small earthquakes hits Baja California
Baja California has been hit by a series of moderate and small earthquakes over the last day or so.
A 4.3-magnitude quake struck after 4 p.m. Wednesday 50 miles southeast of Ensenada, closely following a 4.0 temblor.
Another series of quakes occurred in the Gulf of California near the southern part of the Baja peninsula. Three quakes measuring greater than magnitude 5 strucknortheast of La Paz.
One of those, which hit early Wednesday morning, measured magnitude 5.8.
-- Andrew Blankstein
Image credit: U.S. Geological Survey