2 minor earthquakes reported in northern New Mexico

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CIMARRON, N.M. (KRQE) – Two minor earthquakes were reported in New Mexico on Sunday, Oct. 31. The United States Geological Survey reports a 3.6 magnitude earthquake was reported about 14 miles north of Cimarron, New Mexico around 8:11 p.m. while a 4.5 magnitude earthquake was reported about 13 miles northeast of Ute Park around 9:09 p.m.


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According to USGS, the Ute Park quake primarily exposed residents in Cimarron and Angel Fire to light shaking. There were no reports of damage.

3.6 magnitude earthquake near Cimarron (USGS)
4.5 magnitude earthquake near Ute Park (USGS)

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