A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 57 kilometers (35 miles) from Whites City in New Mexico on Friday. The temblor was reported at 19:21:04 / 7:21 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -104.3079° West, 31.6622° North, depth 8.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.6 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us7000cn4m. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cn4m. Global time and date of event 04/12/20 / 2020-12-04 19:21:04 / December 4, 2020 @ 7:21 pm UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pecos (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 82 km (51 miles) from Pecos (c. 8 800 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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