A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 35 km WNW of Alamo, Nevada (22 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00715305. Id of event: nn00715305. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:43:33 / 2:43 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -115.5422 West, latitude 37.481 North, depth = 17.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.1 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 14/01/20 / 2020-01-14 10:43:33 / January 14, 2020 @ 10:43 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 35 km WNW of Alamo, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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