Historic Earthquakes

Near Valentine, Texas
1931 08 16 11:40:22.3 UTC
Magnitude 5.80
Intensity VIII

Largest Earthquake in Texas

Isoseismal Map

Isoseismals are based on intensity estimates from data.

Isoseismal Map

Abridged from Seismicity of the United States, 1568-1989 (Revised), by Carl W. Stover and Jerry L. Coffman, U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1527, United States Government Printing Office, Washington: 1993.