A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 15 km NE of Eureka, Nevada (9 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/02/16 / 2016-02-28 06:20:09 / February 28, 2016 @ 6:20 am. The temblor was picked up at 22:20:09 / 10:20 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). Exact location, longitude -115.8127° West, latitude 39.5988° North, depth = 0 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00533427. Id of event: nn00533427.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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