A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 45 kilometers (28 miles) from Winnemucca in Nevada on Monday. Global time and date of event 16/12/19 / 2019-12-16 08:36:24 / December 16, 2019 @ 8:36 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 15.5 km (10 miles). The temblor was reported at 00:36:24 / 12:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.5983 West, latitude 40.573 North, depth = 15.5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00713055. Unique identifier: nn00713055.
Earthquake epicenter was 46 km (29 miles) from Winnemucca (c. 7 400 pop). 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.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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