A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 17 km SE of Alamo, Nevada (11 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00686517. Id of event: nn00686517. Global time and date of event 02/06/19 / 2019-06-02 01:52:35 / June 2, 2019 @ 1:52 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.2 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 17:52:35 / 5:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -115.0262 West, latitude 37.2555 North, depth = 13.2 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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: 17 km SE of Alamo, Nevada.
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