A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Cuero in Texas. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:16:14 / 1:16 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/03/19 / 2019-03-04 19:16:14 / March 4, 2019 @ 7:16 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -97.2902° West, 29.1637° North, depth 5 km. Id of earthquake: us1000jaf7. Event ids that are associated: us1000jaf7.
Epicenter of the event was 49 km (30 miles) from Victoria (c. 62 600 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Gonzales (c. 7 200 pop), 8 km (5 miles) from Cuero (c. 6 800 pop), 19 km (12 miles) from Yoakum (c. 5 800 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Edna (c. 5 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Luling, Edna, Victoria (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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