A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 25 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (16 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:18:13 / 6:18 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.0488 West, latitude 38.1615 North, depth = 9.1 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/07/20 / 2020-07-28 18:18:13 / July 28, 2020 @ 6:18 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.1 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00764023. Id of event: nn00764023.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirty-four and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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. 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: 25 km SSE of Mina, Nevada.
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