A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Karnes City in Texas. Exact location of earthquake, -97.9084° West, 28.9604° North, depth 14.28 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.28 km (9 miles). The temblor was detected at 21:00:08 / 9:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/11/18 / 2018-11-04 03:00:08 / November 4, 2018 @ 3:00 am. Id of earthquake: us2000i6kn. Event ids that are associated: us2000i6kn.
Epicenter of the event was 77 km (48 miles) from San Antonio (c. 1 327 400 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Schertz (c. 31 500 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Seguin (c. 25 200 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Universal City (c. 18 500 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Converse (c. 18 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Windcrest, San Antonio, Universal City.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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