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Minor earthquake: M3.3 quake has struck near Ackerly in Texas

Earthquake location 32.401S, -102.04WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Ackerly in Texas. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/06/24 / 2024-06-19 09:42:43 / June 19, 2024 @ 9:42 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.3291 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:42:43 / 9:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -102.04° West, latitude 32.401° North, depth = 12.3291 km. Event id: tx2024lziu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000mtds, tx2024lziu.

Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was West Odessa, Odessa, Seminole (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 45 km (28 miles) from Midland (c. 111 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Odessa (c. 99 900 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Big Spring (c. 27 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from West Odessa (c. 22 700 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Andrews (c. 11 100 pop).

Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.

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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. 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: 33 km WSW of Ackerly, Texas.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.3 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -102.04° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 32.401° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 12.3291 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 33 km WSW of Ackerly, Texas Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2024-06-19 09:42:43 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2024-06-19 10:00:37 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 168 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network tx The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us,tx, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 41 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.1 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 79 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID tx2024lziu Id of event.
Event Code 2024lziu An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us7000mtds,tx2024lziu, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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