A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 34 km S of Gabbs, Nevada (21 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/01/16 / 2016-01-18 22:33:33 / January 18, 2016 @ 10:33 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.3 km (5 miles). The temblor was reported at 14:33:33 / 2:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -117.9935° West, 38.5673° North, depth 7.3 km. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00527485. Unique identifier: nn00527485.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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