A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Stanton in Texas. Event id: us6000d4l0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d4l0. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:21:33 / 6:21 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 31/12/20 / 2020-12-31 18:21:33 / December 31, 2020 @ 6:21 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.83 km (2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -101.7805° West, 32.2962° North, depth 3.83 km.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Odessa, Andrews, Lamesa (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 43 km (27 miles) from Midland (c. 111 100 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Odessa (c. 99 900 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Big Spring (c. 27 300 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Andrews (c. 11 100 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Lamesa (c. 9 400 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 18 km N of Stanton, Texas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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