A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 52 km S of Gabbs, Nevada (32 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:15:46 / 6:15 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 3.7 km, -117.8567° West, 38.3947° North. Id of earthquake: nn00732194. Event ids that are associated: nn00732194. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/05/20 / 2020-05-23 14:15:46 / May 23, 2020 @ 2:15 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.7 km (2 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days three hundred and nineteen, in the past 30 days three hundred and twenty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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: 52 km S of Gabbs, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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