A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 47 kilometers (29 miles) from Fallon in Nevada. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4.6 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 25/07/20 / 2020-07-25 15:52:38 / July 25, 2020 @ 3:52 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -118.3623° West, latitude 39.7497° North, depth = 4.6 km. The temblor was detected at 15:52:38 / 3:52 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: nn00763080. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00763080.
Epicenter of the event was 47 km (29 miles) from Fallon (c. 8 600 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fallon (min 5000 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 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 47 km NE of Fallon, Nevada.
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