A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 26 km SW of Goldfield, Nevada (16 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: nn00758868. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00758868. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:43:10 / 3:43 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/07/20 / 2020-07-10 15:43:10 / July 10, 2020 @ 3:43 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.44 West, latitude 37.5287 North, depth = 5.7 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days fifty and in the last 365 days four hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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