A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 29 km S of Battle Mountain, Nevada (18 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:41:19 / 6:41 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -116.9617 West, latitude 40.3767 North, depth = 7 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/11/17 / 2017-11-16 02:41:19 / November 16, 2017 @ 2:41 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00612709. Unique identifier: nn00612709.
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 29 km S of Battle Mountain, Nevada.
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