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Minor earthquake, 2.8 mag has occurred near Mina in Nevada

Earthquake location 38.2268S, -117.727WA minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 38 km ESE of Mina, Nevada (24 miles) on Tuesday. Global time and date of event 16/06/20 / 2020-06-16 05:58:43 / June 16, 2020 @ 5:58 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00749132. Id of event: nn00749132. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.3 km (2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.727 West, latitude 38.2268 North, depth = 3.3 km. The temblor was reported at 05:58:43 / 5:58 am (local time epicenter).

Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.

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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 38 km ESE of Mina, Nevada.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.727° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 38.2268° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 3.3 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 38 km ESE of Mina, Nevada Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-06-16 05:58:43 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-06-16 06:18:56 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status automatic Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 121 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network nn The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,nn, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 14 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.06 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.1 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 69.06 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID nn00749132 Id of event.
Event Code 00749132 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nn00749132, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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