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Light earthquake, 4 mag has occurred near Mina in Nevada

Earthquake location 38.1822S, -117.7907WA light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 36 km SE of Mina, Nevada (22 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17.7 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 11:24:27 / 11:24 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/06/20 / 2020-06-20 11:24:27 / June 20, 2020 @ 11:24 am. Exact location of event, depth 17.7 km, -117.7907° West, 38.1822° North. Event id: nn00750711. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00750711.

Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days twenty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-eight and in the last 365 days five hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 36 km SE of Mina, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.7907° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 38.1822° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 17.7 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 36 km SE 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 2020-06-20 11:24:27 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-06-20 11:31:53 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2.2 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.89 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level green 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 246 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 52 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.089 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.12 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 49.58 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 nn00750711 Id of event.
Event Code 00750711 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nn00750711, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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