A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 28 kilometers (17 miles) from Carlin in Nevada. Exact location of earthquake, -116.4007° West, 40.5888° North, depth 14.8 km. Unique identifier: nn00712189. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00712189, us70006fde. The temblor was picked up at 14:17:40 / 2:17 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 14.8 km (9 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/12/19 / 2019-12-02 22:17:40 / December 2, 2019 @ 10:17 pm.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Spring Creek, Elko (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 60 km (37 miles) from Elko (c. 18 300 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Spring Creek (c. 12 400 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 28 km WSW of Carlin, Nevada.
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