A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 35 kilometers (22 miles) from Pecos in Texas. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000dc22. Unique identifier: us2000dc22. Exact location of earthquake, -103.2945° West, 31.1538° North, depth 2.74 km. The temblor was detected at 07:57:53 / 7:57 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.74 km (2 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/03/18 / 2018-03-04 13:57:53 / March 4, 2018 @ 1:57 pm.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Monahans, Fort Stockton, Pecos (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 35 km (22 miles) from Pecos (c. 8 800 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Fort Stockton (c. 8 300 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Monahans (c. 7 000 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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