A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Poth in Texas. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60004195. Id of event: us60004195. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:07:18 / 7:07 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 16/06/19 / 2019-06-16 01:07:18 / June 16, 2019 @ 1:07 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -98.0212° West, latitude 29.006° North, depth = 5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Earthquake epicenter was 65 km (41 miles) from San Antonio (c. 1 327 400 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from New Braunfels (c. 57 700 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Schertz (c. 31 500 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Seguin (c. 25 200 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Universal City (c. 18 500 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Converse (c. 18 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Luling, Leon Valley, New Braunfels. Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 9 km SE of Poth, Texas.
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