A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 75 km W of Mentone, Texas (47 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude -104.39° West, latitude 31.6283° North, depth = 5 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/02/19 / 2019-02-16 13:58:57 / February 16, 2019 @ 1:58 pm. The temblor was reported at 07:58:57 / 7:58 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000jiv9. Unique identifier: us2000jiv9. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 75 km W of Mentone, Texas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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