A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Lovelock in Nevada on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude -118.0357 West, latitude 40.4498 North, depth = 15.3 km. Id of earthquake: nn00599899. Event ids that are associated: nn00599899. The temblor was reported at 21:54:59 / 9:54 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.3 km (10 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 09/08/17 / 2017-08-09 05:54:59 / August 9, 2017 @ 5:54 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Winnemucca (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 63 km (39 miles) from Winnemucca (c. 7 400 pop).
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. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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