A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 57 km S of Whites City, New Mexico (35 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was picked up at 12:45:56 / 12:45 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us7000c7y8. Event ids that are associated: us7000c7y8. Global time and date of event 30/10/20 / 2020-10-30 12:45:56 / October 30, 2020 @ 12:45 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -104.3103° West, 31.6597° North.
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 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. 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: 57 km S of Whites City, New Mexico.
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