Small tremor of magnitude 3.2 just reported 39 miles northwest of Toyah, Texas, United States
Thu, 7 Jan 2021, 05:1505:15 AM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
A magnitude 3.2 earthquake near Toyah, Reeves County, Texas, USA, was reported only 14 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey (USGS), considered the key international and national agency that monitors seismic activity in the US. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 6.2 miles beneath the epicenter late at night on Wednesday 6 January 2021 at 10:55 pm local time. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
3.2 quake 6 Jan 10:55 pm (GMT -6)
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 3.2 as well.
According to preliminary calculations, we do not expect that the quake was felt by many people and did not cause any damage. In Toyah (pop. 98, 39 miles away), the quake was probably not felt.
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Date & time: 6 Jan 10:55 pm (GMT -6) local time (7 Jan 2021 04:55 GMT)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.64°N / 104.33°W (Culberson County, Texas, United States)
Primary data source: USGS