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Small magnitude 3.5 earthquake 25 miles southwest of Eureka, New Mexico, United States

Thu, 5 Aug 2021, 13:52 13:52 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
3.5 quake 5 Aug 7:33 am (GMT -6)
3.5 quake 5 Aug 7:33 am (GMT -6)
Just 18 minutes ago, a 3.5-magnitude earthquake struck near Eureka, Grant County, New Mexico, USA. The tremor was recorded in the morning on Thursday 5 August 2021 at 7:33 am local time, at a very shallow depth of 3.1 miles below the surface.
The event was filed by the United States Geological Survey, the first seismological agency to report it.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 3.5 earthquake as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Eureka (pop. 49) located 25 miles from the epicenter.
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Date & time: 5 Aug 2021 7:33 am (GMT -6) local time (5 Aug 2021 13:33 GMT)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.77°N / 108.71°W (Hidalgo, New Mexico, United States)
Primary data source: USGS

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