A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Smith Valley in Nevada. Global time and date of event 26/07/20 / 2020-07-26 20:19:01 / July 26, 2020 @ 8:19 pm UTC/GMT. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:19:01 / 8:19 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00763582. Id of event: nn00763582. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -119.2248 West, latitude 38.6168 North, depth = 7 km.
The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Carson City (c. 55 300 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from South Lake Tahoe (c. 21 400 pop), 54 km (34 miles) from Gardnerville Ranchos (c. 11 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Dayton (c. 9 000 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Johnson Lane (c. 6 500 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Carson City, Dayton, South Lake Tahoe. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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