A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Carlin in Nevada on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 6 km (4 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/09/17 / 2017-09-02 14:03:53 / September 2, 2017 @ 2:03 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 6 km, -116.0251° West, 40.8661° North. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00603230. Unique identifier: nn00603230. The temblor was picked up at 06:03:53 / 6:03 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Spring Creek, Elko (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 22 km (14 miles) from Elko (c. 18 300 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Spring Creek (c. 12 400 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 18 km NNE of Carlin, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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