A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Fallon Station in Nevada. Exact time and date of earthquake 26/06/20 / 2020-06-26 14:12:58 / June 26, 2020 @ 2:12 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00753965. Unique identifier: nn00753965. The temblor was reported at 14:12:58 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -118.5667° West, latitude 39.4977° North, depth = 14.6 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.6 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fernley, Silver Springs, Fallon (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 60 km (37 miles) from Fernley (c. 19 400 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Fallon (c. 8 600 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Silver Springs (c. 5 300 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 15 km NE of Fallon Station, Nevada.
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