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Minor earthquake, 3.8 mag was detected near Snyder in Texas



Earthquake location 32.8931S, -100.8604WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Snyder in Texas. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.61 km (2 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10004d82. Unique identifier: us10004d82. Exact time and date of earthquake 10/01/16 / 2016-01-10 02:03:31 / January 10, 2016 @ 2:03 am UTC/GMT. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:03:31 / 8:03 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -100.8604° West, latitude 32.8931° North, depth = 3.61 km.

Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 20 km (13 miles) from Snyder (c. 11 200 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Sweetwater (c. 10 900 pop), 59 km (36 miles) from Post (c. 5 400 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Sweetwater, Post, Snyder (min 5000 pop).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 20 km NNE of Snyder, Texas. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -100.8604° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 32.8931° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 3.61 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 20km NNE of Snyder, Texas Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2016-01-10 02:03:31 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2016-01-10 02:29:40 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 9 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.8 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 4.35 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 0 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 226 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 1.925 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.48 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 145 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 us10004d82 Id of event.
Event Code 10004d82 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us10004d82, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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