A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 30 kilometers (19 miles) from Trinidad in Colorado on Monday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/19 / 2019-03-11 11:44:15 / March 11, 2019 @ 11:44 am. Exact location, longitude -104.77° West, latitude 37.0052° North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was detected at 04:44:15 / 4:44 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us1000jdjl. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000jdjl. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Raton, Trinidad. Earthquake epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Trinidad (c. 9 100 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Raton (c. 6 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 30 km SW of Trinidad, Colorado.
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