A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Fernley in Nevada on Friday. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:31:44 / 10:31 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: nn00756451. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00756451. Exact location of event, depth 4.2 km, -119.1295° West, 39.6888° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 03/07/20 / 2020-07-03 22:31:44 / July 3, 2020 @ 10:31 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.2 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Carson City, Cold Springs, Dayton. Event epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Reno (c. 225 200 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Sparks (c. 90 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Carson City (c. 55 300 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Fernley (c. 19 400 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Sun Valley (c. 19 300 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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