A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Abeytas in New Mexico on Thursday. Exact location of event, depth 8.82 km, -107.1255° West, 34.5113° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/06/20 / 2020-06-11 13:25:22 / June 11, 2020 @ 1:25 pm. The temblor was detected at 13:25:22 / 1:25 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 8.82 km (5 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000a9zp. Event ids that are associated: us6000a9zp.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Albuquerque, South Valley, Socorro (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 77 km (48 miles) from Albuquerque (c. 545 900 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from South Valley (c. 41 000 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Los Lunas (c. 14 800 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Socorro (c. 9 100 pop), 36 km (22 miles) from Belen (c. 7 300 pop).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 0 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 29 km W of Abeytas, New Mexico.
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