A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Poth in Texas. Exact location of earthquake, -98.0107° West, 28.9741° North, depth 5 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000dvdg. Id of event: us1000dvdg. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/05/18 / 2018-05-01 16:28:54 / May 1, 2018 @ 4:28 pm. The temblor was detected at 10:28:54 / 10:28 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Leon Valley, New Braunfels, Gonzales. Event epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from San Antonio (c. 1 327 400 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from New Braunfels (c. 57 700 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Schertz (c. 31 500 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Seguin (c. 25 200 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Universal City (c. 18 500 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km SSE of Poth, Texas. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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