A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 37 kilometers (23 miles) from Pecos in Texas. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000aevi. Id of event: us2000aevi. The temblor was reported at 00:27:39 / 12:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -103.2549° West, 31.1545° North, depth 2.71 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.71 km (2 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 03/09/17 / 2017-09-03 06:27:39 / September 3, 2017 @ 6:27 am.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kermit, Monahans, Fort Stockton. Earthquake epicenter was 37 km (23 miles) from Pecos (c. 8 800 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Fort Stockton (c. 8 300 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Monahans (c. 7 000 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Kermit (c. 5 700 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 37 km SE of Pecos, Texas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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