A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 71 km W of Mentone, Texas (44 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -104.3553 West, latitude 31.6672 North, depth = 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:08:18 / 11:08 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 05:08:18 / May 22, 2020 @ 5:08 am. Id of earthquake: us70009n14. Event ids that are associated: us70009n14.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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