A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 40 kilometers (25 miles) from Spring Creek in Nevada. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/10/19 / 2019-10-01 23:35:56 / October 1, 2019 @ 11:35 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -115.323° West, 40.4187° North, depth 22.4 km. The temblor was reported at 15:35:56 / 3:35 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: nn00705995. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00705995. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.4 km (14 miles).
Epicenter of the event was 59 km (37 miles) from Elko (c. 18 300 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Spring Creek (c. 12 400 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Elko, Spring Creek.
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 40 km SSE of Spring Creek, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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