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Minor earthquake 3.4 mag, 6 km NNW of Venus, Texas

Earthquake location 32.4934S, -97.1178WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (mg/mb) has striked on Saturday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Venus in Texas. The temblor was reported at 11:52:23 / 11:52 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 2.81 km (2 miles). Global time of event 2014-11-30 05:52:23 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -97.1178 West, latitude 32.4934 North, depth 2.81 km.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -97.1178° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 32.4934° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.81 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 6km NNW of Venus, Texas Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2014-11-30 05:52:23 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2014-11-30 06:05:23 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 26 The total number of felt reports
CDI 4.8 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 190 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources us A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.576 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.47 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 64 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb_lg The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID usb000t1c3 Id of event.
Event Code b000t1c3 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS usb000t1c3 A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.


  1. Judith

    yes.. shook my house, shook my bed.. east to west motion..
    freaky as all get out..
    stupid frakkers.. i blame them for this stuff happening..

  2. Jeff Wilson

    My wife felt 2 minor shakes before the biggest of them hit. It sounded to me like something large had hit the house. this had waken me and our daughter. This morning I did a survey of our property and found no damage. We live about 4 miles north of the junction of hwy 67 and hwy 157.

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