Parts of six states, including Colorado, are under a severe thunderstorm watch August 23, 2019.
A small earthquake was recorded Sunday evening just across Colorado's southern border with New Mexico
The quake, measuring 2.7 on the Richter Scale, occurred just after 5:00 p.m. at a depth of about five miles beneath the surface according to the United States Geological Survey. It was centered 100 miles southwest of Pueblo in a sparsely populated area of New Mexico.
The USGS has not received any citizen reports of feeling the earthquake.