A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 38 kilometers (24 miles) from Trinidad in Colorado. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.16 km (5 miles). The temblor was detected at 00:59:18 / 12:59 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/08/18 / 2018-08-24 07:59:18 / August 24, 2018 @ 7:59 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -104.8614° West, 36.979° North, depth 8.16 km. Id of earthquake: us1000ggic. Event ids that are associated: us1000ggic.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Raton, Trinidad. Earthquake epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Trinidad (c. 9 100 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Raton (c. 6 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 38 km WSW of Trinidad, Colorado. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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