A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Pecos in Texas. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -103.5486° West, 31.1188° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/09/17 / 2017-09-04 16:36:02 / September 4, 2017 @ 4:36 pm. The temblor was reported at 10:36:02 / 10:36 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000afky. Unique identifier: us2000afky.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fort Stockton, Pecos. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 34 km (21 miles) from Pecos (c. 8 800 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Fort Stockton (c. 8 300 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, 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 has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 34 km S of Pecos, Texas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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