A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 70 km W of Mentone, Texas (43 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, depth 1.09 km, -104.3443° West, 31.6724° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/02/20 / 2020-02-15 22:37:58 / February 15, 2020 @ 10:37 pm. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:37:58 / 4:37 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70007r1l. Event ids that are associated: us70007r1l. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.09 km (1 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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