A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 28 km SW of Austin, Nevada (17 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.6 km (5 miles). Unique identifier: nn00583427. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00583427. The temblor was reported at 02:19:31 / 2:19 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/03/17 / 2017-03-28 10:19:31 / March 28, 2017 @ 10:19 am. Exact location of event, longitude -117.3032 West, latitude 39.3105 North, depth = 7.6 km.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 28 km SW of Austin, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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