A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 73 km W of Mentone, Texas (45 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 18/02/20 / 2020-02-18 13:22:35 / February 18, 2020 @ 1:22 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -104.3722 West, latitude 31.6507 North, depth = 5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us70007scg. Unique identifier: us70007scg. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 07:22:35 / 7:22 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 73 km W of Mentone, Texas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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