A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Karnes City in Texas. Id of earthquake: us1000ehae. Event ids that are associated: us1000ehae. Exact location, longitude -98.1439° West, latitude 28.8678° North, depth = 5 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/06/18 / 2018-06-02 05:46:05 / June 2, 2018 @ 5:46 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 23:46:05 / 11:46 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Cibolo, Schertz, Universal City (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 71 km (44 miles) from San Antonio (c. 1 327 400 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Schertz (c. 31 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Universal City (c. 18 500 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Converse (c. 18 200 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Cibolo (c. 15 300 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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