A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 53 km SSW of Whites City, New Mexico (33 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.37 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 3.37 km, -104.5865° West, 31.7263° North. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000de97. Unique identifier: us6000de97. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/02/21 / 2021-02-03 19:37:02 / February 3, 2021 @ 7:37 pm. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:37:02 / 7:37 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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