A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 51 kilometers (32 miles) from Fort Davis in Texas. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -103.4655° West, 30.8687° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/04/20 / 2020-04-04 18:01:17 / April 4, 2020 @ 6:01 pm. The temblor was reported at 12:01:17 / 12:01 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008nrc. Id of event: us70008nrc.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 62 km (38 miles) from Pecos (c. 8 800 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Fort Stockton (c. 8 300 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Alpine (c. 5 900 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pecos, Alpine, Fort Stockton.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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