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3.1 earthquake off Carlsbad felt in parts of San Diego County

North Coast Current January 26, 2021
A small earthquake rattled parts of coastal north San Diego County late Monday.

Mysterious boom felt throughout San Diego County

North Coast Current February 21, 2020
Residents from Encinitas east to Escondido and south to La Mesa, Santee and elsewhere in San Diego County reported rattled nerves and shaken buildings after hearing at least one loud boom at about 1:25 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21.
Emergency lights. (Ariel Camilo, FreeImages)

BREAKING NEWS: Preliminary 7.1-magnitude quake near Ridgecrest; felt in Encinitas and North County

North Coast Current July 5, 2019
The U.S. Geological Survey website has reported an earthquake near Ridgecrest, California, with a preliminary magnitude of 7.1 on the Richter scale, at about 8:20 p.m. Friday, July 5. Residents of Encinitas and elsewhere in North San Diego County have reported feeling the quake.

Earthquake centered near Borrego Springs rattles San Diego County

North Coast Current June 10, 2016
San Diego County and regions beyond felt a moderate earthquake at about 1:04 a.m. June 10. The quake, centered in Anza Borrego State Park near the desert community of Borrego Springs, had a reported magnitude of 5.2 on the Richter scale, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Quake rattles parts of county

North Coast Current February 22, 2013

An earthquake Feb. 22 registering 4.3 on the Richter scale and centered off the coast of Baja California was felt as far north as Encinitas. The U.S. Geological Survey reported that the quake struck...

Small quake shakes region

North Coast Current October 2, 2012

A 4.1 earthquake centered near Ocotillo and 22 miles from Pine Valley struck at 1:28 a.m. Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. The temblor was widely felt, according to Facebook posts in the...

Quakes rattle region

North Coast Current August 26, 2012

At least two earthquakes were felt in the San Diego region Sunday afternoon, one of which registered 5.4 on the Richter scale, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Both quakes hit near the towns...

Rumble was sonic boom

North Coast Current June 30, 2012

The Navy confirmed that a rumble felt countywide June 29 was the result of military exercises about 35 miles off the San Diego coast. The incident was triggered by fighter jets doing maneuvers as part...

Rumble rattles through region

North Coast Current June 29, 2012

Was it an earthquake or a sonic boom? There are no answers yet to a significant rumble felt about 12:45 p.m. June 29 from Encinitas east to Harmony Grove and south to San Diego. The U.S. Geological...

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