A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Coyanosa in Texas on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000acqy. Unique identifier: us7000acqy. The temblor was picked up at 22:51:33 / 10:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/06/20 / 2020-06-26 22:51:33 / June 26, 2020 @ 10:51 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -103.1296° West, 31.0919° North.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Monahans, Pecos, Fort Stockton. Event epicenter was 50 km (31 miles) from Pecos (c. 8 800 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Fort Stockton (c. 8 300 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Monahans (c. 7 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 17 km SSW of Coyanosa, Texas.
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