A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 22 kilometers (14 miles) from Monument in New Mexico. The temblor was picked up at 02:23:24 / 2:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -103.457° West, latitude 32.7398° North, depth = 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/06/20 / 2020-06-28 02:23:24 / June 28, 2020 @ 2:23 am. Id of earthquake: us7000adc1. Event ids that are associated: us7000adc1.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Carlsbad, Seminole, Hobbs. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Hobbs (c. 34 100 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Carlsbad (c. 26 100 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Lovington (c. 11 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Seminole (c. 6 400 pop).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 22 km NW of Monument, New Mexico.
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