A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Stanton in Texas on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -101.7869903 West, latitude 32.27142334 North, depth = 5.404500326 km. Global time and date of event 15/02/21 / 2021-02-15 09:28:44 / February 15, 2021 @ 9:28 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: tx2021deyk. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dhs2, tx2021deyk. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.404500326 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 09:28:44 / 9:28 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) from Midland (c. 111 100 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Odessa (c. 99 900 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Big Spring (c. 27 300 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from West Odessa (c. 22 700 pop), 72 km (44 miles) from Andrews (c. 11 100 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Lamesa (c. 9 400 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was West Odessa, Odessa, Andrews.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nineteen 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. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 15 km N of Stanton, Texas. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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