5.3 quake in Mexico Sea of Cortez, 119km northeast of San Jose del Cabo - USGS
The tremor took place 142 kilometers from the city of La Paz at 04:34 GMT. The town has a population of about 200,000 people and is 148 kilometers from Cabo San Lucas with nearly 70,000 inhabitants.
San José del Cabo, in the Mexican state of Baja California Sur, has a population of about 70,000 people.
Mexico is considered one of the most seismically active regions in the world and has a long history of earthquakes, USGS says.
In July 2014, at least five people were killed after a powerful 7.1-magnitude quake struck the southern Mexican state of Chiapas and neighboring Guatemala.