A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 38 kilometers (24 miles) from Cimarron in New Mexico. Exact time and date of earthquake 14/04/19 / 2019-04-14 09:47:02 / April 14, 2019 @ 9:47 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.19 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -104.9264 West, latitude 36.8546 North, depth = 5.19 km. Unique identifier: us700035ug. Ids that are associated to the event: us700035ug. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:47:02 / 2:47 am (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 52 km (32 miles) from Trinidad (c. 9 100 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Raton (c. 6 900 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Taos (c. 5 700 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Taos, Trinidad, Raton (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 38 km N of Cimarron, New Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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