A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 12 km NE of Eureka, Nevada (7 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.85 West, latitude 39.581 North, depth = 12.3 km. Event id: nn00540491. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00540491. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:50:47 / 11:50 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 14/04/16 / 2016-04-14 06:50:47 / April 14, 2016 @ 6:50 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.3 km (8 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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