A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 74 km SSW of Loving, New Mexico (46 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 21:21:53 / May 26, 2020 @ 9:21 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 15:21:53 / 3:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -104.3871° West, latitude 31.665° North, depth = 5 km. Id of earthquake: us60009zjr. Event ids that are associated: us60009zjr.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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