A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Weston in Colorado. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.92 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/02/21 / 2021-02-04 14:08:38 / February 4, 2021 @ 2:08 pm. The temblor was detected at 14:08:38 / 2:08 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000deg9. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000deg9. Exact location of event, depth 4.92 km, -104.9293° West, 37.0429° North.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Raton, Trinidad (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 41 km (25 miles) from Trinidad (c. 9 100 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Raton (c. 6 900 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 12 km SW of Weston, Colorado. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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