A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Mentone in Texas on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -104.0333° West, 31.6996° North, depth 5 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:22:07 / 7:22 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70008hmq. Event ids that are associated: us70008hmq. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/03/20 / 2020-03-28 01:22:07 / March 28, 2020 @ 1:22 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 60 km (37 miles) from Pecos (c. 8 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pecos.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days thirty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 41 km W of Mentone, Texas. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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