A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 9 kilometers (6 miles) from Carlin in Nevada on Saturday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.1 km (1 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00629607, us2000dw9e. Unique identifier: nn00629607. The temblor was reported at 18:37:41 / 6:37 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 08/04/18 / 2018-04-08 02:37:41 / April 8, 2018 @ 2:37 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -115.9622 West, latitude 40.7885 North, depth = 1.1 km.
The epicenter was 17 km (11 miles) from Elko (c. 18 300 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Spring Creek (c. 12 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Spring Creek, Elko.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. 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: 9 km ENE of Carlin, Nevada.
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