A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Poth in Texas. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/11/17 / 2017-11-14 15:24:12 / November 14, 2017 @ 3:24 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000bnav. Id of event: us2000bnav. Exact location of earthquake, -98.0502° West, 28.9836° North, depth 5 km. The temblor was detected at 09:24:12 / 9:24 am (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cuero, Selma, Beeville (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 65 km (41 miles) from San Antonio (c. 1 327 400 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Schertz (c. 31 500 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Seguin (c. 25 200 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Universal City (c. 18 500 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Converse (c. 18 200 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 10 km SSE of Poth, Texas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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