A 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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