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Minor earthquake, 2.8 mag strikes near Presidio in Texas

Earthquake location 29.4412S, -104.0464WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Presidio in Texas on Thursday. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Global time and date of event 27/06/19 / 2019-06-27 18:44:12 / June 27, 2019 @ 6:44 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -104.0464° West, 29.4412° North, depth 5 km. The temblor was detected at 12:44:12 / 12:44 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000464u. Unique identifier: us7000464u.

Epicenter of the earthquake was 38 km (24 miles) from Manuel Ojinaga (c. 22 700 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Ojinaga (c. 22 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ojinaga, Manuel Ojinaga (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop).

Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 34 km ESE of Presidio, Texas.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -104.0464° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 29.4412° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 5 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 34km ESE of Presidio, Texas Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2019-06-27 18:44:12 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2019-06-27 19:02:38 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -360 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 121 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.347 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.41 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 221 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us7000464u Id of event.
Event Code 7000464u An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000464u, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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