A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Walsenburg in Colorado on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -104.8095 West, latitude 37.5914 North, depth = 5 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:18:50 / 7:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/11/20 / 2020-11-08 19:18:50 / November 8, 2020 @ 7:18 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us7000cc6x. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cc6x.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pueblo, Trinidad. Event epicenter was 76 km (47 miles) from Pueblo (c. 106 600 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Trinidad (c. 9 100 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 4 km SW of Walsenburg, Colorado.
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