A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 28 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (17 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.7 km (4 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00762849. Id of event: nn00762849. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/07/20 / 2020-07-24 19:40:56 / July 24, 2020 @ 7:40 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -118.0335 West, latitude 38.1452 North, depth = 5.7 km. The temblor was detected at 19:40:56 / 7:40 pm (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 three, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 28 km SSE of Mina, Nevada.
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