A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, western Texas kilometers (0 miles) from western Texas. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:58:49 / 3:58 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/01/20 / 2020-01-30 15:58:49 / January 30, 2020 @ 3:58 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 2.12 km (1 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us60007k4d. Unique identifier: us60007k4d. Exact location of event, depth 2.12 km, -103.255° West, 31.1297° North.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Kermit, Monahans, Fort Stockton (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 40 km (25 miles) from Pecos (c. 8 800 pop), 44 km (28 miles) from Fort Stockton (c. 8 300 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Monahans (c. 7 000 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Kermit (c. 5 700 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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