A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Karnes City in Texas. Exact location of event, longitude -97.8947 West, latitude 28.9919 North, depth = 5 km. The temblor was detected at 18:17:23 / 6:17 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/07/18 / 2018-07-02 00:17:23 / July 2, 2018 @ 12:17 am. Event id: us2000fte5. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000fte5.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Selma, Live Oak, San Antonio (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from San Antonio (c. 1 327 400 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Schertz (c. 31 500 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Seguin (c. 25 200 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Universal City (c. 18 500 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Converse (c. 18 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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