A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes Nevada kilometers (0 miles) from Nevada on Thursday. The epicenter was at a depth of 3.7 km (2 miles). The temblor was reported at 21:50:33 / 9:50 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: nn00668789. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00668789. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/12/18 / 2018-12-06 21:50:33 / December 6, 2018 @ 9:50 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -118.073 West, latitude 40.616 North, depth = 3.7 km.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Winnemucca. The epicenter was 49 km (30 miles) from Winnemucca (c. 7 400 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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