A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Odessa in Texas on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/03/20 / 2020-03-02 05:58:16 / March 2, 2020 @ 5:58 am UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:58:16 / 11:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -102.303° West, latitude 31.9356° North, depth = 5 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600087r0. Id of event: us600087r0.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kermit, Monahans, Andrews (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 22 km (14 miles) from Midland (c. 111 100 pop), 12 km (7 miles) from Odessa (c. 99 900 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from West Odessa (c. 22 700 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Andrews (c. 11 100 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Monahans (c. 7 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 11 km NNE of Odessa, Texas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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