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2/14/2012 — 5.1 magnitude earthquake Baja California — OBVIOUS unrest continues

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Southern Califorina / Baja Mexico … on 2/14/2012 at approx. 2am PST  — a 5.1 magnitude earthquake occurred.

screenshot from earthquake3D:

The past 24-48 hours has been a busy one when it comes to seismic activity.  Starting with a series of earthquake swarms at dormant volcanoes in Utah, and throughout the state of California:

Then we move forward just a few hours from the swarms at the dormant volcanoes … and we have a 5.6M earthquake in north california:

Then, just a few hours later, we see a 6.0M earthquake strike off the coast of Honshu Japan — 80 miles south of Fukushima:

Then, just about 2 hours ago (today Feb 14) a 6.5M earthquake struck the Soloman Islands north of Australia:

and now… a 5.1 magnitude earthquake hit south California / Baja Mexico.

last 48 hours of 5.0 magnitude and greater earthquakes around the Pacific ring of fire: from 445am CST 2/14/2012 earthquake 3d USGS feed:


Here are the official USGS statistics for the earthquake:


2012 February 14 10:09:28 UTC

Earthquake Details

  • This is a computer-generated message — this event has not yet been reviewed by a seismologist.
Magnitude 5.1
  • Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 10:09:28 UTC
  • Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at 02:09:28 AM at epicenter
Location 32.141°N, 115.159°W
Depth 31.1 km (19.3 miles)
  • 17 km (11 miles) SSW (196°) from Guadalupe Victoria, Baja California, Mexico
  • 51 km (32 miles) SW (225°) from San Luis Río Colorado, Sonora, Mexico
  • 54 km (34 miles) SW (223°) from San Luis, AZ
  • 180 km (112 miles) ESE (103°) from Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico


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