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M 5.0 quake: 41km W of Mentone, Texas (USA) on Thu, 26 Mar 15h16

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 7 km depth
M 5.0 quake: 41km W of Mentone, Texas (USA) on Thu, 26 Mar 15h16
M 5.0 quake: 41km W of Mentone, Texas (USA) on Thu, 26 Mar 15h16

Earthquake data (USGS):

Date & Time: Thu, 26 Mar 15:16:27 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-26 09:16:27 -06:00
Hypocenter depth: 6.6 km
Magnitude (Richter scale): 5.0

Latest  "I-felt-it" reports  about this quake:

  • El paso, TX: Whole house was shaking mildly and I heard some objects on the wall vibrating. The cat was visibly upset. (MMI III (Weak shaking))
  • El Paso: House was shaking and woke me up (MMI III (Weak shaking))
  • Chaparral, NM: Live in a mobile home, felt the entire house shake for a brief 2 - 3 seconds. Dogs inside home started barking. (MMI IV (Light shaking))
  • 4445 N. Mesa El paos texas 79902: building was moving slightly seeing blinds (MMI VI (Strong shaking))
  • Socorro, TX: 6 yr old felt the breakfast table shake,I felt the bed shake me awake, wife felt office desk and chair move slightly. (MMI V (Moderate shaking))
  • Carlsbad, NM: Noticed liquids in containers slightly agitated, felt movement in chair and table (MMI II (Very weak shaking))
  • El Paso, Far East side: It was a quick violent enough to shake beds and cause a crack. (MMI VI (Strong shaking))
  • El Paso: About to 10 minutes ago felt earth movin and tv shaking in far east el paso tx. (MMI III (Weak shaking))
  • EL PASO: In El Paso, we rarely get quakes or aftershocks. Is this a consequence of fracking in Odessa/Midland/Permian Basin? (MMI II (Very weak shaking))
  • El Paso, Texas: I was sitting on my kitchen table bench and it started to shake and I did think am I experiencing an earthquake. (MMI IV (Light shaking))
  • Horizon City Texas 79928: Very light had I not been sitting down I would not have noticed. I looked at my coffee to see if there was movement and it was moving (MMI II (Very weak shaking))
  • El Paso,TX Mcrae area: My bed was shaking (MMI II (Very weak shaking))
  • Las Cruces: Cabinets shaking (MMI III (Weak shaking))
  • El Paso, Tx: Felt a jolt with minor shakes. Walls cracking, chandelier swinging, furniture moving. Felt little rollers continuously. I’m from So. California and knew immediately that it was an earthquake! (MMI IV (Light shaking))
  • El Paso: Scared asf (MMI III (Weak shaking))
  • El Paso , Texas 79938: My bed started shaking (MMI III (Weak shaking))
  • El Paso, TX 79938: Sitting upstairs felt the whole upstairs shake or tremor. Fiancee said he didn't feel it on the ground level though (MMI IV (Light shaking))
  • Socorro tx: My dogs barking after that my daughter was waken saying something shook her bed (MMI IV (Light shaking))
  • El Paso, Tx: It was a little scary never experienced one before (MMI IV (Light shaking))
  • El Paso, Texas: Felt the couch underneath me move. Chandelier swaying (MMI III (Weak shaking))

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