A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 66 km W of Mentone, Texas (41 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -104.3028 West, latitude 31.6865 North, depth = 5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/10/19 / 2019-10-07 02:35:05 / October 7, 2019 @ 2:35 am. Id of earthquake: us70005rhi. Event ids that are associated: us70005rhi. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was reported at 20:35:05 / 8:35 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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