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5.1-magnitude earthquake strikes near Ocotillo

A 5.1-magnitude earthquake struck approximately 11 miles east of Ocotillo, Calif., at 5:39 p.m.

May 18, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
A 5.1-magnitude earthquake struck approximately 11 miles east of Ocotillo, Calif., at 5:39 p.m.There were no reports of injuries or damage to property.

Ocotillo is approximately 30 miles west of Calexico, Calif.

The Associated Press reports the area has been shaking with aftershocks since a 7.2 quake that struck northern Baja California on April 4.


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