A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 66 kilometers (41 miles) from Mentone in Texas. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -104.3022° West, 31.6455° North, depth 5 km. Event id: us70009f9i. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009f9i. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:52:03 / 5:52 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/05/20 / 2020-05-13 11:52:03 / May 13, 2020 @ 11:52 am UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 81 km (50 miles) from Pecos (c. 8 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pecos.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 66 km W of Mentone, Texas.
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