A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 30 kilometers (19 miles) from Carlin in Nevada. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.4 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 13:07:29 / 1:07 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -116.1057 West, latitude 40.4392 North, depth = 7.4 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00613859. Id of event: nn00613859. Global time and date of event 29/11/17 / 2017-11-29 21:07:29 / November 29, 2017 @ 9:07 pm UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 52 km (33 miles) from Elko (c. 18 300 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Spring Creek (c. 12 400 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Spring Creek, Elko.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 30 km S of Carlin, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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