3.6-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Near Salida, Colorado

November 30, 2017 Updated: November 30, 2017

A 3.6-magnitude earthquake hit near Salida, Colorado, on Thursday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The temblor hit some 24 kilometers (15 miles) east-southeast of the city.

It struck at around 5:17 p.m. ET and had a depth of 5 kilometers (3.1 miles).

Salida is located in the Sawatch Range of the Rocky Mountains in central Colorado.

It’s unclear if there were any reports of damage or injuries.


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