A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Snyder in Texas. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/11/20 / 2020-11-15 04:27:02 / November 15, 2020 @ 4:27 am. The temblor was reported at 04:27:02 / 4:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -100.8785° West, 32.9075° North, depth 5 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Id of earthquake: us7000cf5p. Event ids that are associated: us7000cf5p.
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 Sweetwater, Post, Snyder. Epicenter of the earthquake was 21 km (13 miles) from Snyder (c. 11 200 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Sweetwater (c. 10 900 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Post (c. 5 400 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 21 km N of Snyder, Texas.
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