Another earthquake strikes state border

LORDSBURG, N.M. (KRQE) – Another earthquake has struck near the Arizona-New Mexico border.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-3.6 quake struck at about 2 a.m. Wednesday about 26 miles northwest of Lordsburg.

A geophysicist from the area says two people about 10 miles away reported feeling it.

A little more than a week ago, there was a 5.2 quake in the same area.

That one could be felt as far east as El Paso. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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