5.2 magnitude earthquake near Lordsburg felt in El Paso

Sunday, June 29, 2014 - 12:15pm

 Some El Pasoans were able to feel a magnitude 5.2 earthquake that struck near the New Mexico-Arizona border late Saturday night, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

The NWS said the quake hit about 31 miles northwest of Lordsburg at around 11 p.m.

The agency said workers at the control tower of the El Paso International Airport reported feeling the tremors, and that multiple calls also came in from Silver City.

There were no immediate reports of significant damage or injuries.


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