Earthquake tremors have been felt in Texas, USA. This earthquake occurred in the western region of the state on Friday evening. There is no report of any damage in it. According to the USGS, the intensity of the earthquake has been measured at 5.4 on the Richter scale.
The USGS reported that one of the powerful earthquakes in Texas was felt on Friday. Its intensity was measured at 5.4 on the Richter scale. This earthquake occurred at 5:35 pm local time, its epicenter was 22 km northwest of Midland, 9 km deep inside the ground.
It was told by the US National Weather Service Office that this earthquake will be the fourth most powerful earthquake in the history of Texas. Geophysicist Jan Pursley at the USGS's National Earthquake Information Center said that the quake was felt by about 1,500 people. He said that this is a big earthquake for that area. Such an event will be felt for many miles in that area.