Mexicali Baja earthquake caused minor damage to CAL FIRE Facilities
Major damage in Mexicali; minor damage to some East County facilities
5% chance of even bigger quake in next few days - Cal Tech
Twenty million people in three U.S. states and Mexico felt Sunday's Baja California earthquake — a more powerful temblor than the Haiti quake yet the death toll and devastation were far less.
Why? Scientists say part of the answer is location, location, location.
Only about 500 people in the agricultural communities south of the growing city of Mexicali were exposed to the most violent shaking.