Minor Earthquake in Southwest Colorado Saturday

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Published Sunday, December 10, 2017
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by Chris Sorensen

A minor earthquake was recorded Saturday night in Dolores county.

According to the United States Geological Survey, the quake was centered about a mile north of Dunton, or 37 miles northwest of Durango. It registered 3.0 on the Richter Scale, and occurred at 8:42 p.m. about one mile beneath the surface.

On person reported feeling the quake. No damages or injuries have been reported.