A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Poth in Texas. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Event id: us2000iw8d. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000iw8d. The temblor was detected at 01:41:51 / 1:41 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -97.9746° West, 29.0325° North, depth 5 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/12/18 / 2018-12-22 07:41:51 / December 22, 2018 @ 7:41 am.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Luling, New Braunfels, Lackland Air Force Base (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 67 km (41 miles) from San Antonio (c. 1 327 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from New Braunfels (c. 57 700 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Schertz (c. 31 500 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Seguin (c. 25 200 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from Universal City (c. 18 500 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 11 km ESE of Poth, Texas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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