A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Carlin in Nevada. Exact time and date of earthquake 02/03/20 / 2020-03-02 12:56:26 / March 2, 2020 @ 12:56 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:56:26 / 4:56 am (local time epicenter). Event id: nn00718129. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00718129. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -116.1755 West, latitude 40.5643 North, depth = 11.5 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.5 km (7 miles).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Spring Creek, Elko. Epicenter of the event was 46 km (28 miles) from Elko (c. 18 300 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Spring Creek (c. 12 400 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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