Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Reeves County, 38 mi northwest of Pecos, Texas, USA, on 2020-03-26 09:16:27 -06:00 -

Strong mag. 5.0 earthquake - Reeves County, 38 mi northwest of Pecos, Texas, USA, on 2020-03-26 09:16:27 -06:00

Strong magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 7 km depth

26 Mar 15:35 UTC: First to report: USGS after 19 minutes.
Mar 26 16:12: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 5.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 5.0 to 8.5 km.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 8.5 to 6.6 km.
Date & time: 26 Mar 2020 15:16:27 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-26 09:16:27 -06:00
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 6.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.7078°N / 104.0386°W (Reeves, Texas, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) W of Porterville (pop: 19) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) WNW of Pecos (pop: 9,520) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) SSE of Carlsbad (New Mexico) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) W of Kermit (Winkler County) (pop: 6,430) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (87 mi) SW of Hobbs (New Mexico) (pop: 38,400) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (91 mi) W of West Odessa (Ector County) (pop: 22,700) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) W of Odessa (pop: 119,000) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) W of Midland (pop: 133,000) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) E of El Paso (pop: 681,100) --> See nearby quakes!
621 km (386 mi) WNW of Austin (pop: 931,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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4.910 kmWestern Texas (USA)GFZ
5.010 kmWestern Texas (USA)EMSC
5.06.6 km41km W of Mentone, Texas (USA)USGS

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Alamogordo, NM 88310 / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Sitting at kitchen table with coffee. Upper body doing small circles in the chair and I became light headed. Lasted few seconds and I was fine. Later I heard from friend about earthquake.  
Carlsbad / Weak shaking (MMI III) : A metal bed that is in pieces against the wall was rattling. The house vibrated for several seconds.  
Desdemona TX 2 miles north / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Far east el paso / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Didn't actually feel it, but the coffee cup shook off of the table and cracked.  
El Paso TX 79934 (217.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : My door and couch was shaking  
East el paso / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Estaba trabajando en construccion.si se sintio y se movian levemente y visiblemente Las cosas grandes, anuncios, luces, etc. Alto al fracking!  
East ElPaso / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I work in construction. The scaffold that I was on started shaking. My coworker turned to me to tell me to stop and realized it wasn't me. We looked around and noticed things shaking like poles, lights, signs, even mild movement of buildings.  
El Paso- Sparks (between Socorro and Horizon) / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was asleep and the strong shaking of my bed made me sway from side to side waking me up. I wasn't sure what had happened. I thought I was dreaming but later realized I wasn't.  
El Paso (222.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Hobbs, NM / Weak shaking (MMI III) : TV swayed back and forth a little. Objects on my computer desk rattled as did small objects on shelves.  
Las Cruces, NM 88005 (236.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Sitting on bed in mobile home entire trailer vibrated. only lasted a split second felt very similar to the time someone hit my trailer with their car but without sound. Or a very heavy object fell. I thought it was the excavator digging the arroyo behind my property  
El Paso / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Las Cruces NM (27.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : It lasted about 4secs  
El Paso, Tx (229.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Was woken up to bed shaking. Knew what it was immediately.  
Home, 229 Golden Arrow Place El Paso Texas / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : siting at my PC in a office chair with wheels, a very light could feel on my hind side @ 0918 my PC time display, about 1 - 2 sec.  
El Paso,TX / Weak shaking (MMI III)
5150 El Paso dr El Paso TX (83 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
General Santos City (13322.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Si lo sentí muy fuerte en El Paso texas! (373.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Se sintió muy fuerte sacudió toda mi casa  
Carlsbad, New Mexico / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
217.5 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
El Paso, TX / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Ciudad Juárez / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was at home, when I felt light shake, it continued around 2-3 minutes, I think.  
2012 Bob Gilder Place / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Bed shook like dog was stirring about 9:20 am elpaso time  
Las Cruces (265.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : My glass chimes started to sound as though there was a breeze but they are located inside the house.  
Las cruces / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso,Tx. Northeast / Light shaking (MMI IV)
el paso / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Las Cruces (244.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
SAn Antonio / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Heard creaking  
Roswell (175.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
elpaso / Weak shaking (MMI III)
320 bauman Rd socorro TX 79927 / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Happened around 9:15 am it shocked my bed for about a second  
El Paso Texas 79934 / not felt
Las Cruces, NM (84.4 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : A side-mounted wall mirror in my bathroom started vibrating, and I thought it caused by a passing train, but then I didn't hear a train!  
Bastrop, TX / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : My husband reports feeling a movement as taking a step from left to right with eyes closed, a very slight shift like movement. however it was late into the evening and he initially dismissed it as lethargy. I should say he was laying down.  
Las Cruces NM / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Canutillo TX (242.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Fort bliss, TX / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Las Cruces / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was laying on my bed, and it felt like wind was pushing my bed. Or like I just laid down after swimming. And still felt the sensation of swimming.  
Clint, Texas / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I woke up to feel my bed shake and my whole room swaying. I thought maybe something was being done to the roof because the whole house shook, but I realized no one was up there. My windows were rattling as well as though the train was going by. However, my mother was outside and did not feel anything.  
Las Cruces, NM (268.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Felt slight swaying sensation.Closed bedroom door creaked and popped like straining wood. Lasted less than 5 seconds  
210.7 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
79912 / Light shaking (MMI IV) : was on bed and i felt a wave movement  
El Paso / Weak shaking (MMI III)
296.5 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : 5 solid secs of shaking  
El Paso 79924 Northeast / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I felt my bed and ceiling fan move. Extremely scared....  
Sun land park n.m / Weak shaking (MMI III) : The trailer stared moving and scarry  
El Paso, Texas / Light shaking (MMI IV) : the entire house rocked, cookie jars rattled, furniture swayed. Felt and sounded like forceful wind storm.  
El Paso (210.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I thought it was just me but my bed was shaking a little bit that much where I would question that it was a tremor  
227.9 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : While waitinh in my car to come in ti work , I felt my car shaking. (reported through our app)  
North east el paso Texas / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Nortwest El Paso / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Northwest El Paso Texas / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Felt slight shaking of my chair for maybe 5 seconds, northwest El Paso Texas approx 9:23 am MT  
El Paso / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Idk it was weird because the time I woke up was a minute or so after the websites I’ve looked at said that we could feel it so idk if it was or wasn’t.  
Las Cruces / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : My tv and bed were shaking while I was in bed thought it was my dog kicking it but she was in the living room no where near. I googled the earthquake and that's how I knew  
El Paso, TX. Northeast / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I was laying in bed and I felt my bed shaking back and forth for at least a minute.  
El Paso 12705 Montana (209 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I live in an RV felt the shaking this morning I thought it was just the wind shaking my trailer but it wasn't windy  
Horizon City,Tx / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso, TX University Medical Center. / Light shaking (MMI IV)
6425 Boeing Dr El Paso TX / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mesquite (208.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Dresser mirror shook steadily for several seconds. No damage. (reported through our app)  
Ciudad Juárez / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El Paso (211.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso TX 79934 (217.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : My door and couch was shaking  
Las Cruces NM / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : We were waiting in our car for doctors appointment.  
El Paso (215.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I felt an sudden shake followed by small vibrations  
Carlsbad New Mexco (80.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Carlsbad, New Mexico / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I felt this earthquake as I was watching TV. It felt as if a commercial vehicle was passing; however, no vehicles passed by  
cd Juárez Chihuahua / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El Paso, TX 79924 / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Sunland Park, N.M. / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was sitting up watching TV. I reside in a travel trailer, and the entire structure shook for a few seconds.  
164.8 km N of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Las Cruces (36.8 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was in my office on the 10th floor and we felt the building shake and sway. It was a pretty odd thing. Not the usual feeling like when its windy.  
Central El Paso (229.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Working from home, on a video conference. Most people on the call felt it. Some did not (west El Paso and far east El Paso).  
East El Paso, 1 mile west of Loop 375, southeast c / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Felt like the foundation was floating.  
Las Cruces, NM / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was in bed, second floor of a building on campus. My bed swayed a little. It only lasted for a few seconds.  
Carlsbad nm / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso Tx / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Socorro TX / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El Paso, Tx / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Alamogordo New Mexico / Light shaking (MMI IV)
LAS CRUCES / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El Paso / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Las Cruces, nm / Weak shaking (MMI III)
1021 Wiley Ave / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El Paso Tx / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was sitting on my bed, when all of a sudden I feel bed moving back an forth I turn back and see my head board moving. At first I thought it might be the wind, than I look outside and there is no wind so I ran to my daughters bedroom and they told me they felt their bed moving as well. Very scary  
El Paso, TX (236.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Bed shaking, upper bathroom light moving.  
191 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
222.5 km W of epicenter [Map] / not felt
El Paso tx / Weak shaking (MMI III)
217.5 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
El Paso, TX (211.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Lasted about 2 seconds. Bed just moved back and forth in North South direction  
El Paso Tx / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I was at work and I felt my chair vibrate from the tremble  
El Paso tx / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt slight shake floor vibrations items shake  
El Paso, TX 79906 (231 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I've never experienced an earthquake before, so this really took me by surprise. I was in a meeting by Skype around 9:15 AM El Paso time, sitting at my desk in my office in our warehouse here near the El Paso Airport and the strangest feeling of swaying suddenly overtook me, just barely perceptible. I was then hit by the strangest feeling of sudden nausea for a few seconds, kind of like what i get when I'm reading in a moving car. At the time i thought maybe a truck was passing or i was simply i  
209.6 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Las cruces nm / not felt : Did not know there was an earthquake until I saw it on social media. I live in a 4plex  
El Paso, TX / Weak shaking (MMI III)
el paso, tx / Light shaking (MMI IV)
cd. juarez, mexico / Weak shaking (MMI III)
El Paso / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was in bed still checkup the news and my dog and cat became anxious and a few seconds after my bed started shaking i thought something had hit my house.  
Roswell NM (174.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Tv control rattling on headboard, bed shaking and water in my water bottle was swaying back and fourth  
Majestic Ridge, Las Cruces, NM 88011 / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Las / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Thought my husband was wiggling the bed  
El Paso Texas / Light shaking (MMI IV)
San Isidro, NN (272.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Slow rolling motion felt in recliner while objects hanging on wall vibrated.  
North Carlsbad NM 88220 / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
East El Paso / Light shaking (MMI IV) : The bed started shaking and I noticed the lamps moving.  
261.6 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Living close to a rail line I first thought it was a train, but there were no whistles and it kept getting stronger. It also wasn't continuous, I could feel the waves in my feet. My house creaked and things that are hanging started swinging.  
Las Cruces, NM (271.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Alamogordo / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El Paso (222.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Las cruces (239.1 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El Paso Texas / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Sitting on the sofa and it felt like someone shaking it side to side  
Sunland Park Nm / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I was lying on my bed and began to move .... throne something on the wall I sat down and watched as my cosmetics that were in my bed moved. that movement lasted only a few seconds.  
Malaga New Mexico / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I am about 45 south of Carlsbad New Mexico and we felt it for a good full minute.  
Anthony TX (398.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Las cruces NMAP nmsu / Weak shaking (MMI III)
El Paso, texas / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El Paso TX / Light shaking (MMI IV)
59.9 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Las Cruces, New Mexico (264 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was lying on my couch and felt about 4-6 shakes! Lasted about 2-4 seconds. I yelled and my mom said she felt it in the other room, too. She was lying on the bed.  
Santa Teresa NM / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Guest bedroom door (closed) was rattling.  
Vado, New Mexico / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Bed vibrated and blinds moved, it woke us up but didn’t realize what it was until later  
CArlsbad nm (22.9 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
El Paso / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El Paso 79924 / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I was sleep and all of the sudden I felt like someone or something moved my bed and I saw my ceiling fan move. Very scary, I have never experienced an aftershock.  
El Paso / Light shaking (MMI IV)
81.9 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Around 9:15 AM I noticed the cabinets were shaking. At first I thought a large truck was passing by but it went on for several minutes.  
El Paso (211.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Shaking in the neighborhood, confusion and a bit alarming due to quick power outage yesterday, following up to the trembling today.  
El Paso, Tx / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was inside and suddenly felt the walls and floors rattle and shake, the window rattled as well. It lasted for maybe about 1 second. I thought maybe it was some strong wind (it gets very windy here in the spring) but then noticed it wasn’t really windy outside.  
El Paso Tx. MHC Kenworth (215 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt geound shake and lids on boxes moving.  
Anthony nm, moderate shake, our business building / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Horizon City, 79928 (205.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I was in bed and heard my house cracking and as if someone had jumped on my bed. I shook and looked to see if my son was there. There was no one.  
266.9 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt it shake display cases  
El Paso / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso Texas (257.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso, Texas / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt like my house and bed were being shaken slightly for a few seconds. Also saw my lamp shade moving but watched it to verify that no one was under my bed.  
El paso / Light shaking (MMI IV)
East side El Paso by America’s high school locat / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sitting in living room watching tv and felt my sofa shake as if some was literally shaking it  
El Paso, Texas / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I felt our bed shake back and forth and notice my television shake a bit as well  
El Paso (214.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : My bed moved back and forth, tv swayed , and house made cracking noises.  
El Paso tx / not felt
El Paso, Transmountain Area / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Socorro tx 79927 ( moon city) / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Hear dresser move dogs barking bed shake duration 2 to 3 seconds  
Las cruces, nm 88007 / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Chaparral / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was in my living room watching TV and felt my mobile home shake.  
Las Cruces (240.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I live on the southern end of Las Cruces. I felt it here.  
East El Paso 79936 / Weak shaking (MMI III)
El paso tx / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Las Cruces, NM (257.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : My house creaked and I felt a few shifts - and it made me feel odd.  
Las Cruces NM / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Las Cruces NM / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El Paso, Tx / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
North Carlsbad / Light shaking (MMI IV) : shaking like a very large truck went by, coffee cup shook and monitor waved, felt motion/wave in chair and desk  
Vally Place / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
11784 Scott Simpson El Paso TX 79936 / not felt
238.7 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Hobbs NM / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso, Texas / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Was standing on the stairs when I felt a bit of disorientation. Dismissed it but was asked later by a friend if I felt a quake. Sure enough...  
el paso tx / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El Paso, TX (163.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
el paso, tx / Weak shaking (MMI III) : could have missed effects if I had been moving around  
White Sands Missile Range,NM, 88002 (243.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : My Computer Monitor shook  
El Paso / Weak shaking (MMI III) : About to 10 minutes ago felt earth movin and tv shaking in far east el paso tx.  
El Paso University Medical Center ..at our Level 1 / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Central El Paso, Texas / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Felt it as I was sitting at the kitchen table at work. The floor starting shaking. I’m from California and immediately knew it was an earthquake.  
Roswell (187.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
207.5 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Carlsbad New Mexico / Weak shaking (MMI III)
199.8 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking, some dishes rattling  
El Paso / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
213.3 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
las cruces new mexico (254.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : 4th floor offices trembled  
El Paso, TX (226.8 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso, 79936 / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Woke up because my bed was shaking  
Alpine TX (174.7 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Carlsbad, NM (113.9 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : We have a glass table top leaned against the wall and it rattled it for about 20-30 seconds. I thought I had walked too heavy through the bedroom.  
El paso, Texas 79927 / Light shaking (MMI IV) : At work, guard house felt like it was being rocked back and forth. Co- workers chair was rattling  
Horizon City / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Socorro / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Seminole Texas (169 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
El Paso / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso, TX (217.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
209.1 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Socorro, Tx, 79927 / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso, TX (146.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Two different tremors after each other. Sitting in my recliner, I thought someone was moving my chair. Saw a paper receipt and tissue move too.  
chaparral, nm / Weak shaking (MMI III) : we felt shaking a for few minutes  
El Paso / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Culbertson County, TX / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt rumble and shifting of house, dogs barked, 2 year old noticed, second shorter rumble a few seconds after the first.  
El Paso, TX / Light shaking (MMI IV)
779908 / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Felt it in the second floor i knew it had to be more than a 3 due to previous experiences in Alaska  
El Paso Texas home on Privada Ct / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was sitting on my sofa working on my computer. It felt like someone was shaking the couch.  
El Paso, Tx / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Carlsbad / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Sitting on the couch and felt a shake for about 3 seconds  
El Paso, texas / Weak shaking (MMI III)
El paso TX 79934 / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was in my bedroom getting ready and my windows started to rattle and my dogs and birds started to go crazy. (Far northeast of el paso)  
Las Cruces, NM (265.4 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
79901 / not felt : Everyone calling me if we are okay but didn’t felt anything. 79901  
El paso tx 79901 / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El paso, west side / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Barely felt, honestly thought I was just fat and my chair was breaking  
Las Cruces NM (263.2 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso, TX 79936 / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Ciudad Juárez (223.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Las Cruces, New Mexico / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Felt the Mentone, TX earthquake. Was wild being in Las Cruces. I'm on a second floor Apt.  
79925 / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El paso texas / Light shaking (MMI IV)
79905 (224.6 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
El paso tx / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Lo sentí  
227.1 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso, Tx / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Working in construction building, floors shook, everyone was evacuated from building.  
El Paso, Texas (218.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt the couch underneath me move. Chandelier swaying  
Artesia NM / Weak shaking (MMI III)
West side, El Paso TX / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Las Cruces, NM (238.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
El Paso, Tx / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It was a little scary never experienced one before  
243.3 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El paso Texas 79938 / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Socorro tx / Light shaking (MMI IV) : My dogs barking after that my daughter was waken saying something shook her bed  
El Paso / Light shaking (MMI IV)
79938 / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso, TX 79938 / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sitting upstairs felt the whole upstairs shake or tremor. Fiancee said he didn't feel it on the ground level though  
236.1 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
El Paso , Texas 79938 / Weak shaking (MMI III) : My bed started shaking  
el paso / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Scared asf  
El paso (214.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Anthony, Tx / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso, Tx / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt a jolt with minor shakes. Walls cracking, chandelier swinging, furniture moving. Felt little rollers continuously. I’m from So. California and knew immediately that it was an earthquake!  
Las Cruces / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Cabinets shaking  
213 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El Paso,TX Mcrae area / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : My bed was shaking  
244.4 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
El Paso / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
79911 / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Horizon City Texas 79928 (210.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Very light had I not been sitting down I would not have noticed. I looked at my coffee to see if there was movement and it was moving  
9504 Salisbury street, El Paso Texas / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Las Cruces NM, / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
226.2 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
215.9 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
El Paso, tx / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
210.2 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Anthony NM (245.2 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Las Cruces (240.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso, in bedroom of my home / Weak shaking (MMI III)
las cruces, nm (265.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso, Texas / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was sitting on my kitchen table bench and it started to shake and I did think am I experiencing an earthquake.  
247.9 km W of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
79912 / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
EL PASO, TX / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso 79928 / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Socorro, TX / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
79936 / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mesilla Park NM / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Carlsbad, NM (81.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
El Paso / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Malaga, NM (99.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
79938 / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Carlsbad / Light shaking (MMI IV)
EL PASO (219.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : In El Paso, we rarely get quakes or aftershocks. Is this a consequence of fracking in Odessa/Midland/Permian Basin?  
268 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
El Paso / Weak shaking (MMI III) : About to 10 minutes ago felt earth movin and tv shaking in far east el paso tx.  
Carlsbad NM (81.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso, Far East side / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : It was a quick violent enough to shake beds and cause a crack.  
El paso / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Carlsbad, NM / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Noticed liquids in containers slightly agitated, felt movement in chair and table  
Socorro, TX (212.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : 6 yr old felt the breakfast table shake,I felt the bed shake me awake, wife felt office desk and chair move slightly. (reported through our app)  
4445 N. Mesa El paos texas 79902 / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : building was moving slightly seeing blinds  
El paso / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Las Cruces, NM / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
238.4 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Chaparral, NM / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Live in a mobile home, felt the entire house shake for a brief 2 - 3 seconds. Dogs inside home started barking.  
El Paso, TX / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso / Weak shaking (MMI III) : House was shaking and woke me up  
Las Cruces, NM / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El paso, TX / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Whole house was shaking mildly and I heard some objects on the wall vibrating. The cat was visibly upset.  
Horizon city / Light shaking (MMI IV)
El Paso Texas / Weak shaking (MMI III)
El Paso, TX / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
224.6 km W of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Albuquerque (United States of America, 451 km NW of epicenter) : I felt it in Carlsbad nm (reported through EMSC)  
Las Cruces (United States of America, 275 km W of epicenter) : Sitting in chair on second floor, articles in cabinet rattled for about 3 seconds then floor shook under my feet noticeably for about 3-5 seconds. Pretty unmistakable, because no other explanation came to mind. No sudden "jolts". (reported through EMSC)  
El Paso (United States of America, 246 km W of epicenter) : my bed moved, side to side for like 3-4 seconds a moderate shake (on a second floor) (reported through EMSC)  
El Paso (United States of America, 246 km W of epicenter) : El Paso TX very quick jolt only about 3 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
El Paso (United States of America, 240 km W of epicenter) : Was in bed and the bed shook twice about two seconds each (reported through EMSC)  
El Paso (United States of America, 240 km W of epicenter) : Felt slightly for 2-3 seconds (reported through EMSC)  
El Paso (United States of America, 240 km W of epicenter) : I was sleeping and my bed shook. (reported through EMSC)  
El Paso (United States of America, 240 km W of epicenter) : Felt slight movement and looked over at coffee to confirm movement (reported through EMSC)  
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (10 quakes):
  • 13 May 2020 20:39 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    2 km (1 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 14 Apr 2020 10:17 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    0 km (0 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 29 Mar 2020 01:27 UTC
    | M 3.6 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    6 km (4 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 28 Mar 2020 01:22 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    1 km (1 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 Mar 2020 21:36 UTC
    | M 3.7 |
    5.2 km (3.2 mi) depth
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    3 km (2 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 Mar 2020 19:47 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    4.3 km (2.7 mi) depth
    |
    2 km (1 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 27 Mar 2020 09:53 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
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    2 km (1 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Mar 2020 18:52 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    6.4 km (4 mi) depth
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    2 km (1 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Mar 2020 18:29 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    2 km (1 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Mar 2020 16:16 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
    |
    4 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

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