A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 26 km SE of Mina, Nevada (16 miles) on Friday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.5 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.8915 West, latitude 38.2247 North, depth = 17.5 km. The temblor was reported at 12:39:06 / 12:39 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nn00743781. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00743781. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 12:39:06 / May 15, 2020 @ 12:39 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three hundred and ninety-seven, in the last 10 days four hundred and three, in the past 30 days four hundred and sixteen and in the last 365 days four hundred and sixty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
Did you feel it?
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: 26 km SE of Mina, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.
Leave a Reply