Terremoto leve mag. 3.2 - Culberson County, Texas, 53 miles S of Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA, lunes, 26 abr 2021 17:46 (GMT -5) -

Terremoto leve mag. 3.2 - Culberson County, Texas, 53 miles S of Carlsbad, Eddy County, New Mexico, USA, lunes, 26 abr 2021 17:46 (GMT -5)

Terremoto leve magnitud 3.2 at 7 km depth

26 Apr 23:15 UTC: Primero en informar: USGS después de 29 minutos.
Update Mon, 26 Apr 2021, 23:21
Small magnitude 3.2 earthquake 39 miles northwest of Toyah, Texas, United States
3.2 quake 26 Apr 5:46 pm (GMT -5)
3.2 quake 26 Apr 5:46 pm (GMT -5)
A very shallow magnitude 3.2 earthquake was reported in the afternoon near Toyah, Reeves County, Texas, USA.
According to the United States Geological Survey, the quake hit on Monday 26 April 2021 at 5:46 pm local time at a very shallow depth of 4.5 miles. Shallow earthquakes are felt more strongly than deeper ones as they are closer to the surface. Magnitude and other quake parameters can still change in the coming hours as the agency continues to process seismic data.
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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Earthquake data

Fecha & hora: 26 Apr 2021 22:46:49 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: lunes, 26 abr 2021 17:46 (GMT -5)
Magnitud: 3.2
Prof.: 7.3 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 31.66202°N / 104.30194°W (Condado de Culberson, Texas, Estados Unidos)
Antipode: 31.662°S / 75.698°E
Nearby towns and cities:
62 km al NO de Toyah (Texas) (pop: 98) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
72 km al SSO de Loving (pop: 1,410) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
81 km al ONO de Pecos (Texas) (pop: 9,520) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
85 km al S de Carlsbad (pop: 29,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
116 km al O de Kermit (Winkler County, Texas) (pop: 6,430) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
132 km al S de Artesia (Eddy County) (pop: 12,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
134 km al O de Monahans (Ward County, Texas) (pop: 7,690) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
160 km al SO de Hobbs (pop: 38,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
208 km al SE de Alamogordo (pop: 30,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
644 km al ONO de Austin (Texas) (pop: 931,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 MWh, equivalente a 0.951 toneladas de TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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RevistaProf.UbicaciónFuente
3.27.3 km57 Km S of Whites City, New Mexico, USAUSGS
3.25 kmWESTERN TEXAS, USAEMSC

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