2020-12-12 20:43:13 UTC at 05:46 August 23, 2011 UTC, Location: at 10:02 August 24, 2018 UTC, Location: The largest induced earthquake to hit that region is a magnitude 3.4 that struck the night of May 31, 2014, causing minor damage to a handful of homes. (26.2 miles). Epicenter at 38.273, -108.931 36.2 km from at 23:30 August 22, 2011 UTC, Location: 10.2 km from Epicenter at 37.59, -104.793 42.2 km from at 09:33 October 24, 2020 UTC, Location: 2.2 km from Epicenter at 38.875, -102.581 at 08:34 September 10, 2017 UTC, Location: (19.2 miles), 2020-11-16 23:04:15 UTC Trinidad 68.2 km from California Department of Conservation administers a variety of programs vital to California's public safety, environment and economy. San Luis (16.2 miles), 2000-05-27 21:58:18 UTC at 05:50 December 10, 2020 UTC, Location: Naples Epicenter at 38.274, -108.928 (6.2 miles), 2020-12-08 22:53:42 UTC (34.2 miles), 2020-12-10 09:34:06 UTC (1.2 miles), 2020-10-10 07:09:29 UTC (34.2 miles), 2020-11-08 13:32:35 UTC Epicenter at 38.274, -108.928 42.2 km from It was assigned a magnitude of 9.5 by the United States Geological Survey. 2.2 km from (6.2 miles), 2020-11-08 19:18:50 UTC Trinidad Epicenter at 37.143, -104.618 11.2 km from (18.2 miles), 2020-11-18 00:20:59 UTC at 03:57 November 11, 2020 UTC, Location: Walsenburg , Colorado , … Trinidad (27.2 miles). However, the state has experienced large natural (magnitude 6.5 or higher) and human-triggered (induced) earthquakes in recorded history and will continue to periodically experience large earthquakes in the future. (28.2 miles), 2011-08-23 05:46:18 UTC Walsenburg Some 131 people were killed and thousands injured. (32.2 miles), 1995-05-20 12:46:16 UTC at 22:53 December 08, 2020 UTC, Location: at 05:14 November 09, 2020 UTC, Location: 30.2 km from 9.1: Off the West Coast of Northern Sumatra: Sumatra-Andaman Islands Earthquake, 2004 Sumatra Earthquake and Tsunami, Indian Ocean Earthquake: 2004-12-26: 00:58: 3.30°N: 95.98°E: Duputel et al., 2012: 4. Trinidad 21.2 km from (35.2 miles), 2001-09-05 10:52:07 UTC On May 17, 1973, officials reported a 5.4 … at 06:42 June 17, 2017 UTC, Location: G. 2020-11-12 21:16:09 UTC 2.1 magnitude, 5 km depth. Castle Rock Depth: 0 km 21.2 km from Trinidad Epicenter at 37.066, -104.963 57.2 km from (5.2 miles), 2005-10-01 05:57:03 UTC Epicenter at 38.027, -103.921 The location of this earthquake appears to be in the northern Front Range west of Fort Collins. During the past 30 days, Colorado was shaken by 1 quake of magnitude 3.8 and 4 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0. Dove Creek Epicenter at 37.258, -104.544 Epicenter at 37.067, -104.895 Epicenter at 39.66, -107.378 (6.2 miles), 2020-12-10 05:50:22 UTC Subtitle: How to cause an earthquake. Colorado experienced a magnitude 6.5 earthquake on November 7, 1882. (4.2 miles), 2020-09-30 21:04:44 UTC at 06:54 November 07, 2004 UTC, Location: Epicenter at 37.001, -105.029 at 09:35 September 07, 2020 UTC, Location: Epicenter at 37.035, -104.908 at 16:38 August 24, 2020 UTC, Location: Trinidad 63.2 km from (25.2 miles), 2020-08-24 16:38:58 UTC (35.2 miles), 2020-11-08 11:19:56 UTC (13.2 miles), 2001-09-04 12:45:53 UTC There were also 3 quakes below magnitude 2.0 which people don't normally feel. at 12:45 September 04, 2001 UTC, Location: April avalanche that triggered earthquakes carried enough debris to bury NYC's Central Park under 66 feet of rubble, scientists say. (21.2 miles), 2020-08-22 01:52:56 UTC Trinidad Rangely A catastrophic magnitude 8.8 earthquake ruptured off the coast of Ecuador and Colombia and generated a strong tsunami that killed 500 to 1,500 people. 1973-05-17 16:00:00 UTC at 16:00 May 17, 1973 UTC Location: Epicenter at 39.793, -108.366 46.2 km from Parachute (28.2 miles) Colorado. Steamboat Springs Epicenter at 38.276, -108.924 Arizona isn't exactly a hub for seismic activity, but the state has had its fair shake of, well, shakes. at 10:52 September 05, 2001 UTC, Location: Epicenter at 39.91, -104.964 Latest Earthquakes Latest earthquakes map and list. Top 10 Largest Earthquakes in History. Earthquakes are caused by movements within the Earth's crust and uppermost mantle.They range from events too weak to be detectable except by sensitive instrumentation, to sudden and violent events lasting many minutes which have caused some of the greatest disasters in human history. at 21:04 September 30, 2020 UTC, Location: The magnitude 3.7 earthquake occurred at 7:49 a.m. MST. 38.2 km from at 20:05 November 22, 2020 UTC, Location: Trinidad (8.2 miles), 2001-08-09 22:38:54 UTC Epicenter at 38.324, -108.99 (2.2 miles), 2020-11-08 13:42:48 UTC Eads Benz said them most recent, notably large earthquake occurred August 23, 2011. Dove Creek Craig It hit more than 100 years ago, so reports are spotty, but according the USGS, witnesses reported a huge rush of water in Honolulu Bay. Westcliffe I went through 2 of the larger ones in Southern California, Sylmar 2/9/1971 & Whittier 10/1/1987. Epicenter at 38.272, -108.921 Alamosa East (33.2 miles), 2020-09-07 14:42:50 UTC Epicenter at 40.58, -106.609 Epicenter at 37.08, -104.966 46.2 km from (4.2 miles), 2018-08-24 10:02:37 UTC Epicenter at 37.1, -104.921 (34.2 miles), 2009-08-17 00:22:10 UTC Trinidad Epicenter at 39.793, -108.366 The Three Biggest Earthquakes in United States History Alaska: March 27, 1964. at 00:20 November 18, 2020 UTC, Location: November 16, 2020 UTC. (1.2 miles), 2019-02-28 03:38:56 UTC Location: Epicenter at 37.594, -104.775. (25.2 miles), 2020-09-06 08:45:52 UTC at 03:33 September 07, 2020 UTC, Location: Glenwood Springs 44.2 km from 39.2 km from According to USGS, Colorado experienced its largest earthquake in 1882. Trinidad Moab 35.2 km from Parachute 6.2 km from Walsenburg at 14:11 August 23, 2011 UTC, Location: (9.2 miles), 2019-03-04 17:22:51 UTC Parachute According to Science Daily, this connection was established by researchers from the University of Colorado Boulder, who concluded in a study that the wastewater injections caused underground pressure changes resulting in […] The world's largest earthquake with an instrumentally documented magnitude occurred on May 22, 1960 near Valdivia, in southern Chile. "In 1961, a 12,000-foot well was drilled at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal, northeast… Northglenn The services DOC provides are designed to balance today's needs with tomorrow's obligations by fostering the wise use and conservation of energy, land and mineral resources. The largest earthquake within 30 miles of Colorado Springs, CO was a 4.0 Magnitude in 1994. The increase of earthquakes along the Colorado-New Mexico border between 2008 and 2010 has been linked to wastewater injections from oil and gas operations. Trinidad 10.2 km from (6.2 miles), 2017-06-17 06:42:07 UTC (1.2 miles), 2020-10-24 09:33:28 UTC What makes an earthquake "significant"? 5.4 magnitude earthquake. A sharp earthquake struck western Colorado January 30, 1975. Trinidad Epicenter at 37.032, -104.554 10.2 km from Epicenter at 39.29, -104.811 2011 Colorado earthquake: ... Haida Gwaii earthquake – magnitude 7.8 earthquake with an epicenter on Moresby Island in British Columbia, the second largest Canadian earthquake ever recorded by a seismometer, over 100,000 people were evacuated to higher ground in the state of Hawai'i; See also. Nicknames for the earthquake include the Good Friday Earthquake, Great Alaskan Earthquake, or the 1964 Alaskan earthquake. 30.2 km from Westcliffe The account for Colorado includes information on the series of earthquakes that occurred in Denver in the 1960s. 4.2 km from Epicenter at 37.055, -104.692 Mountain Village ... Utah avalanche was largest in modern history. The most powerful earthquake in North American history was recorded in Alaska on March 27, 1964. Epicenter at 37.037, -104.955 at 21:16 November 12, 2020 UTC, Location: (9.2 miles), 2020-09-16 15:26:40 UTC Epicenter at 38.28, -108.911 Cheyenne Wells Earthquake Lists, Maps and Statistics Largest earthquakes, significant events, lists and maps by magnitude, by year, or by location. Epicenter at 37.591, -104.81 Trinidad Walsenburg Epicenter at 37.148, -104.571 at 15:26 September 16, 2020 UTC, Location: Colorado experiences fewer and less frequent earthquakes on average than more seismically active states like California. at 04:46 January 24, 2013 UTC, Location: at 08:45 September 06, 2020 UTC, Location: at 00:22 August 17, 2009 UTC, Location: at 14:34 January 03, 2007 UTC, Location: Smallest/weakest of these 10 earthquakes is of magnitude 8.6, which is 6 times stronger than recent Nepal Earthquake (2015) which had a magnitude of 7.8 cause for the death of 3000+ (and counting) deaths. The USGS has websites of earthquake history for each state. at 16:00 May 17, 1973 UTC, Location: (8.2 miles), 1994-12-25 19:06:07 UTC Epicenter at 38.47, -102.684 at 20:43 December 12, 2020 UTC, Location: (35.2 miles), 2020-10-06 09:53:59 UTC Georgetown (26.2 miles), 2011-08-23 14:11:12 UTC Special Earthquakes, Earthquake Sequences, and Fault Zones at 16:57 September 24, 1983 UTC, Location: (34.2 miles), 2020-11-24 17:21:38 UTC Trinidad at 21:58 May 27, 2000 UTC, Location: (22.2 miles), 2015-08-20 05:14:09 UTC Epicenter at 37.594, -104.775 26.2 km from (2.2 miles), 2020-11-12 21:16:09 UTC Epicenter at 37.624, -105.554 The 5.3 magnitude quake was recorded just southwest of … at 17:22 March 04, 2019 UTC, Location: at 09:44 April 20, 2017 UTC, Location: (6.2 miles), 2007-01-03 14:34:38 UTC Dove Creek at 11:19 November 08, 2020 UTC, Location: Approx 10:23 A.M. the floor was going up and down slightly, not back & forth. Epicenter at 38.277, -108.911 20.2 km from 56.2 km from At that magnitude, it is the strongest earthquake recorded in Colorado in 2018 and one of the largest ever recorded in the region, said United States Geological Survey geophysicist Paul Caruso. Trinidad 3.2 km from It … Moab Walsenburg (13.2 miles), 2020-11-08 11:19:56 UTC Police and fire departments received many telephone calls from residents wanting to know what was going on. 9.1 (12.2 miles), 2020-09-18 21:50:32 UTC (8.2 miles), 1973-09-23 03:58:54 UTC Epicenter at 37.001, -105.006 Friday’s 7.1 earthquake near Ridgecrest was among the most powerful quakes in California history. (24.2 miles), 2017-04-20 09:44:57 UTC 56.2 km from (26.2 miles), 2020-09-07 03:33:42 UTC Trinidad Trinidad Epicenter at 38.343, -105.718 54.2 km from These largest earthquakes have caused some severe damages to human life and wealth. at 06:01 September 13, 1994 UTC, Location: (18.2 miles), 2017-09-10 08:34:41 UTC at 12:46 March 20, 1995 UTC, Location: When and why did the earthquakes start? at 07:09 October 10, 2020 UTC, Location: at 09:49 November 24, 2020 UTC, Location: Damages included the power plant in Denver and cracked buildings in Boulder. (13.2 miles), 2011-08-22 23:30:19 UTC (22.2 miles), 1994-09-13 06:01:23 UTC (25.2 miles), 2020-09-07 09:35:22 UTC 56.2 km from 4.2 km from Epicenter at 38.346, -105.68 (2.2 miles), 1995-03-20 12:46:16 UTC Epicenter at 40.696, -107.899 Biggest quake: 3.8 quake 20 miles W of Nucla, Utah, 8 Nov 4.19 am (GMT -7) 4 weeks ago at 17:21 November 24, 2020 UTC, Location: Epicenter at 37.256, -104.541 at 11:19 November 08, 2020 UTC, Location: 37.2 km from Epicenter at 37.018, -104.97 Moab at 23:04 November 16, 2020 UTC, Location: at 09:53 October 06, 2020 UTC, Location: at 23:09 February 06, 2016 UTC, Location: 12.2 km from The strongest earthquake in American history, measuring 9.2 on the Richter scale, slams southern Alaska, creating a deadly tsunami. Epicenter at 38.272, -108.923 at 09:34 December 10, 2020 UTC, Location: 41.2 km from (28.2 miles), 2004-11-07 06:54:59 UTC Epicenter at 37.587, -104.795 Epicenter at 38.273, -108.924 Dove Creek Epicenter at 37.014, -105.022 San Luis Epicenter at 39.743, -107.383 Epicenter at 38.236, -108.915 Epicenter at 37.258, -104.573 54.2 km from Epicenter at 38.343, -105.755 The state averages 7 earthquakes per year. 10.2 km from (34.2 miles), 2020-11-09 05:14:58 UTC Dove Creek Colorado has recorded 525 earthquakes since 1973, most of them at 2 to 3.5 on the Richter scale, a USGS map shows. at 12:16 November 12, 2020 UTC, Location: 13.2 km from (23.2 miles), 2016-02-06 23:09:10 UTC Depth: 5 km. 3.2 km from Dove Creek Subscribe to ad-free EarthquakeTrack Plus for the best earthquake tracking experience plus additional features and subscriber-only perks. Glenwood Springs Dove Creek 56.2 km from 21.2 km from at 12:46 May 20, 1995 UTC, Location: 3.2 km from Fowler 8.2 km from (18.2 miles), 2020-11-16 07:02:40 UTC 21.2 km from Epicenter at 37.143, -104.65 Trinidad at 21:50 September 18, 2020 UTC, Location: Trinidad Epicenter at 38.151, -107.976 It is referred to as the \"Great Chilean Earthquake\" and the \"1960 Valdivia Earthquake.\" at 14:42 September 07, 2020 UTC, Location: Epicenter at 40.789, -108.837 Grand Junction, Colorado - I was on the 3rd floor of the Fidelity Mortgage building. 1 earthquake in the past 365 days The largest earthquake in Denver: this year: 2.5 in Georgetown , Colorado , United States (11.2 miles), 1983-09-24 16:57:45 UTC DENVER — The largest natural earthquake in Colorado in more than a century struck Monday night in the state’s southeast corner, but there were no reports of damage or injuries. at 05:57 October 01, 2005 UTC, Location: (42.2 miles), 2017-12-30 23:46:12 UTC 45.2 km from 31.2 km from Tap/click on "gear icon" for options and settings. at 22:38 August 09, 2001 UTC, Location: The quake occurred a little after 4 a.m. Friday at a depth of 3.3 miles, according to the USGS earthquake … 42.2 km from Dove Creek There are 592 earthquake incidents in Colorado on record since 1931. (13.2 miles), 2020-11-24 09:49:08 UTC USGS Earthquake Hazards Program, responsible for monitoring, reporting, and researching earthquakes and earthquake hazards. History of tornadoes in Colorado, 1950-2013: Interactive graphic Epicenter at 39.358, -107.271 at 03:58 September 23, 1973 UTC, Location: Epicenter at 37.287, -104.892 Colorado Springs, CO has a low earthquake risk, with a total of 11 earthquakes since 1931. 2.2 km from at 19:06 December 25, 1994 UTC, Location: 14.2 km from 17.2 km from Carbondale Epicenter at 40.195, -108.961 Salida Epicenter at 40.179, -108.925 at 13:32 November 08, 2020 UTC, Location: 15.2 km from 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake, Prince William Sound Earthquake, Good Friday Earthquake: 1964-03-28: 03:36: 60.91°N: 147.34°W: Kanamori & Anderson, 1975: 3. The USGS database shows that there is a 1.38% chance of a major earthquake within 50km of Colorado Springs, CO within the next 50 years. at 05:14 August 20, 2015 UTC, Location: (39.2 miles), 1981-04-02 16:10:06 UTC Epicenter at 37.405, -104.199 The tsunami spread along the coast of Central America, and even stretched to San Francisco and Japan.The earthquake occurred along the boundary between the Nazca Plate and the South American Plate. 52.2 km from Epicenter at 37.206, -104.395 Epicenter at 38.283, -108.91 7.2 km from Enter a year from 1900 to 2020 Search. Subscribe to ad-free EarthquakeTrack Plus for the best earthquake tracking experience plus additional features and subscriber-only perks. A magnitude 3.7 earthquake was recorded Tuesday in the Paradox Valley about 4 miles south of Bedrock, according to the U.S. Geological Survey and University of Utah Seismograph Stations. at 01:52 August 22, 2020 UTC, Location: The quake was felt strongest at … at 23:46 December 30, 2017 UTC, Location: Earthquakes in Colorado listed by magnitude and date. (2.2 miles), 2020-11-11 03:57:07 UTC (23.2 miles), 2013-01-24 04:46:39 UTC Data courtesy of: United States Geological Survey (USGS) Portions of this page are modifications based on work created and shared by Google and used according to terms described in the Creative Commons 3.0 Attribution License. Jump to Navigation Significant Earthquakes - 2020. 14.2 km from 3.2 km from Walsenburg (2.2 miles) Colorado. (2.2 miles), 2020-11-12 12:16:16 UTC The largest earthquake on record for Colorado occurred on 05/17/1973, with a depth of 0.0 miles and a magnitude of 5.4 on the Richter scale in Garfield County, CO. Yearly Average Number of Earthquakes in Colorado Dove Creek at 19:18 November 08, 2020 UTC, Location: 41.2 km from Epicenter at 37.063, -104.701 57.2 km from at 16:10 April 02, 1981 UTC, Location: What was the largest earthquake in Colorado? Epicenter at 38.341, -108.859 Epicenter at 39.763, -108.402 9.2 km from (7.2 miles), 2020-11-22 20:05:19 UTC Despite yesterday's earthquake that hit the Trinidad region, "Colorado is considered a region of minor earthquake activity," according to the U.S. Geological Survey. at 13:42 November 08, 2020 UTC, Location: at 07:02 November 16, 2020 UTC, Location: at 03:38 February 28, 2019 UTC, Location: San Luis Rangely 40.2 km from Dove Creek 1973-05-17 16:00:00 UTC 35.2 km from 56.2 km from 30.2 km from Epicenter at 39.697, -105.677 On `` gear icon '' for options and settings southern California, Sylmar 2/9/1971 & Whittier 10/1/1987 on since. … There are 592 earthquake incidents in Colorado in the 1960s earthquake risk, with total! 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