A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 54 kilometers (34 miles) from Toyah in Texas. The temblor was detected at 05:38:49 / 5:38 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -104.2484° West, latitude 31.6176° North, depth = 5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000ca7d. Unique identifier: us7000ca7d. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 04/11/20 / 2020-11-04 05:38:49 / November 4, 2020 @ 5:38 am UTC/GMT.
Epicenter of the event was 75 km (46 miles) from Pecos (c. 8 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pecos (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
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 three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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