A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 1 kilometers (1 miles) from Reno in Texas on Wednesday. Event id: us20009ny5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009ny5. Global time and date of event 21/06/17 / 2017-06-21 22:52:05 / June 21, 2017 @ 10:52 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:52:05 / 4:52 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3.99 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 3.99 km, -97.5927° West, 32.9363° North.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Highland Park, Midlothian, Frisco. Epicenter of the earthquake was 75 km (47 miles) from Dallas (c. 1 197 800 pop), 35 km (21 miles) from Fort Worth (c. 741 200 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Arlington (c. 365 400 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Irving (c. 216 300 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Grand Prairie (c. 175 400 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days 0 earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 1 km WSW of Reno, Texas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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