A strong earthquake has struck off the coast of California and Mexico Friday morning.
A 6.3 earthquake struck at 5:36am EST and minutes later a powerful aftershock, a 4.7, occurred just north of the original earthquake, according to the United States Geological Survey.
The original earthquake hit 162 miles south-southwest of Avalon, California. The aftershock occurred 95 miles south-southwest of Avalon.
Originally, it was thought a 6.4 and 6.1 earthquake happened within moments of each other. It was later confirmed that there was only one earthquake.
No tsunami warning has been issued.