A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 67 km W of Mentone, Texas (42 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:57:24 / 4:57 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 08/05/20 / 2020-05-08 22:57:24 / May 8, 2020 @ 10:57 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us70009cwa. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009cwa. Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -104.3052° West, 31.6386° North.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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