A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 37 km NE of Gabbs, Nevada (23 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:50:24 / 12:50 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nn00560303. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00560303. Exact location of earthquake, -117.5965° West, 39.0965° North, depth 14.9 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/09/16 / 2016-09-16 19:50:24 / September 16, 2016 @ 7:50 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.9 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
Did you feel the quake?
What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 37 km NE of Gabbs, Nevada.
Copyright © 2016 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.