A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 46 km WSW of Eureka, Nevada (29 miles) on Friday. Exact location of event, depth 12.4 km, -116.4145° West, 39.2818° North. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:19:36 / 11:19 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00708557. Unique identifier: nn00708557. Global time and date of event 26/10/19 / 2019-10-26 07:19:36 / October 26, 2019 @ 7:19 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.4 km (8 miles).
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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city 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: 46 km WSW of Eureka, Nevada.
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