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Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 57 Km S of Whites City, New Mexico, USA on Thursday, 1 October 2020

Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake  - 57 Km S of Whites City, New Mexico, USA on Thursday, 1 October 2020
1 Oct 19:17 UTC: First to report: USGS after 15 minutes.
Date & time: Thursday, 1 October 2020 19:02 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 1 Oct 2:02 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.6581°N / 104.3691°W (New Mexico, United States)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km (41 mi) NW of Toyah (pop: 100)
69 km (43 mi) SW of Malaga (pop: 100)
74 km (46 mi) SW of Loving (pop: 1,400)
164 km (102 mi) SW of Hobbs (pop: 38,400)
190 km (118 mi) W of Odessa (pop: 119,000)
198 km (123 mi) E of Juárez (pop: 1,512,400)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 26.1°C (79 F), humidity: 18%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
1 Oct 2:02 pm (GMT -5) (1 Oct 19:02:29 UTC)M 3.1 / 10 km57 Km S of Whites City, New Mexico, USAUSGS
Thu, 1 Oct 19:02 UTCM 3.1 / 10 kmWestern Texas, USAEMSC

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Albuquerque / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s : Felt it my apartment shake for a second or so

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Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - 57 Km S of Whites City, New Mexico, USA on Thursday, 1 October 2020

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