cbs4
COMING UP: How A Jail Inmate Was Accidentally Released, Tonight At 10 (Watch Preview)

Local

Weak Earthquake Shakes Colorado Mountains

View Comments
(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — A weak earthquake has hit the Colorado mountains.

The National Earthquake Information Center says the quake Tuesday afternoon registered a preliminary magnitude of 3.3.

It was centered north of Basalt and south of Gypsum.

A magnitude-3.3 quake generally isn’t expected to cause much damage.

(© Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus