4.9-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula

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The U.S. Geological Survey posted this graphic after a 4.9-magnitude earthquake struck near the Baja California Peninsula on Sept. 15, 2014.

A preliminary-magnitude 4.9 earthquake struck near the Baja California peninsula in Mexico early Monday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The quake struck around 5:23 a.m. at a depth of 6.2 miles.

It was about 46 miles southeast of San Felipe Mexico and over 200 miles from Pheonix, Ariz.

No injuries or damage was immediately reported.

The earthquake struck one day after Hurricane Odile hit the same area, causing heavy rainfall and prompting flash flood warnings.

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