Another Round of Earthquakes hit near Trinidad Colorado

September the 13th brought another round of earthquake swarms to the Trinidad Colorado and Raton New Mexico area. It was reported that through out the day we had 5 small quakes ranging from a 2.5 magnitude to a 4.0 magnitude. Certainly not as strong as the 5.3 we recently had in the area but still all disturbing none the less.

Wonder what is next….stay tuned.

Here are some recent news about the events.

Trinidadco.com

Light earthquakes strike near NM-Colo. border
WKYC-TV, on Tue, 13 Sep 2011 13:05:39 -0700

It was centered 17 miles west of Raton, NM, with a depth of 3.1 miles. It came several hours after a magnitude 3.4 quake hit the area. The USGS says the smaller quake struck at 7:37 pm and it was centered 22 miles southwest of Trinidad, Colo.

More Earthquakes Shake Southern Colorado
KKTV 11 News, on Tue, 13 Sep 2011 05:02:23 -0700

That’s about 21 miles southwest of Trinidad. It came just hours after a magnitude 3.4 quake hit the area. The USGS says the smaller quake struck at 7:37 pm and it was centered 22 miles southwest of Trinidad, Colo. There were no immediate reports of

Southern Colorado gets the shakes again
Colorado Springs Gazette, on Tue, 13 Sep 2011 10:27:47 -0700

A series of earthquakes shook the Colorado-New Mexico border near Trinidad on Monday night and early Tuesday, according to the US Geological Survey. The five small quakes ranged in magnitude from 2 to 4, all smaller than the 5.5 quake that trembled

Light earthquakes strike near NM-Colo. border
ABC7Chicago.com, on Tue, 13 Sep 2011 08:33:09 -0700

It was centered 17 miles west of Raton, NM, with a depth of 3.1 miles. It came several hours after a magnitude 3.4 quake hit the area. The USGS says the smaller quake struck at 7:37 pm and it was centered 22 miles southwest of Trinidad, Colo.

Light Earthquakes Strike Near New Mexico-Colorado Border
OfficialWire, on Tue, 13 Sep 2011 08:20:22 -0700

It came several hours after a magnitude 3.4 quake hit the area. The USGS says the smaller quake struck at 7:37 pm and it was centered 22 miles southwest of Trinidad, Colo. There were no immediate reports of damages or injuries. AP Syndication AP.

More Earthquakes Strike Colorado
KKTV 11 News, on Tue, 13 Sep 2011 08:15:11 -0700

The USGS says the smaller quake struck at 7:37 pm and it was centered 22 miles southwest of Trinidad, Colo. There were no immediate reports of damages or injuries. The month of September is also National Preparedness month.

Light earthquakes strike near NM-Colo. border
Grand Junction Sentinel, on Tue, 13 Sep 2011 08:00:29 -0700

It was centered 17 miles west of Raton, NM, with a depth of 3.1 miles. It came several hours after a magnitude 3.4 quake hit the area. The USGS says the smaller quake struck at 7:37 pm and it was centered 22 miles southwest of Trinidad, Colo.

Light earthquakes strike near NM-Colo. border
Alamogordo Daily News, on Tue, 13 Sep 2011 07:53:53 -0700

It was centered 17 miles west of Raton, with a depth of 3.1 miles. It came several hours after a magnitude 3.4 quake hit the area. The USGS says the smaller quake struck at 7:37 pm and it was centered 22 miles southwest of Trinidad, Colo.

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