A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 68 km W of Mentone, Texas (42 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:48:26 / 4:48 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009n93. Id of event: us70009n93. Exact location, longitude -104.3235° West, latitude 31.6538° North, depth = 5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 10:48:26 / May 22, 2020 @ 10:48 am.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 68 km W of Mentone, Texas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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