On January 22, 1966 at 18:56:38.0, Mountain Standard Time (January 23, 1966, 01:56:38.0 GMT), an earthquake of magnitude 5.5 occurred in north–central New Mexico near the town of Dulce. There was damage to homes and school buildings, but there were no injuries. Intensity at Dulce was VII on the Modified Mercalli Intensity scale. Many aftershocks followed the main event, and on January 29, three temporary seismograph stations were installed in the area.

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