A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Cuba in New Mexico. The temblor was detected at 15:10:00 / 3:10 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -106.9284 West, latitude 36.2129 North, depth = 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/06/18 / 2018-06-14 22:10:00 / June 14, 2018 @ 10:10 pm. Unique identifier: us1000ertd. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000ertd.
Earthquake epicenter was 67 km (41 miles) from Los Alamos (c. 12 000 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from White Rock (c. 5 700 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was White Rock, Los Alamos (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 21 km N of Cuba, New Mexico.
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