A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Cimarron in New Mexico. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -104.9772 West, latitude 36.7137 North, depth = 5 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/12/18 / 2018-12-26 00:25:48 / December 26, 2018 @ 12:25 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000ixjt. Event ids that are associated: us2000ixjt. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:25:48 / 5:25 pm (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 66 km (41 miles) from Trinidad (c. 9 100 pop), 52 km (33 miles) from Raton (c. 6 900 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Taos (c. 5 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Trinidad, Taos, Raton (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 23 km NNW of Cimarron, New Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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