A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 36 kilometers (22 miles) from Toyah in Texas on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/01/21 / 2021-01-25 14:28:40 / January 25, 2021 @ 2:28 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 14:28:40 / 2:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 5 km, -104.0107° West, 31.5871° North. Event id: us7000d34v. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d34v.
The epicenter was 52 km (33 miles) from Pecos (c. 8 800 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pecos.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 36 km NW of Toyah, Texas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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