A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 67 km W of Mentone, Texas (42 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -104.3128° West, 31.6836° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/08/19 / 2019-08-13 13:02:05 / August 13, 2019 @ 1:02 pm. The temblor was picked up at 07:02:05 / 7:02 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600054he. Id of event: us600054he.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 67 km W of Mentone, Texas.
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