6.3 Quake Strikes Off California Coast
No tsunami warning issued
By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Dec 14, 2012 8:05 AM CST
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(Newser) – A large earthquake struck in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Southern California and Mexico this morning, according to the US Geological Survey. The quake, with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3, was recorded at 2:36am local time, 163 miles south southwest of the California city of Avalon. It was at the relatively shallow depth of 6.3 miles. No tsunami warning has been issued.

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wasntme
Dec 22, 2012 12:05 PM CST
So the relatively shallow depth makes it least likely for a tsnami to occur, I am taking from this??
Kent
Dec 14, 2012 11:45 AM CST
I bet old Barbara striesand's knockers were just a jiggling......any bets on how long it takes for the "for sale" signs to come out
jfarley
Dec 14, 2012 10:45 AM CST
their building more of those under ground alien bases again