A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 54 kilometers (34 miles) from Toyah in Texas on Wednesday. Exact location, longitude -104.2517° West, latitude 31.6047° North, depth = 1.37 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ca76. Id of event: us7000ca76. The temblor was reported at 05:38:15 / 5:38 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/11/20 / 2020-11-04 05:38:15 / November 4, 2020 @ 5:38 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.37 km (1 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 75 km (46 miles) from Pecos (c. 8 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pecos (min 5000 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 nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 54 km NW of Toyah, Texas.
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