A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 28 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (17 miles). Exact location, longitude -117.9972° West, latitude 38.1527° North, depth = 6.8 km. The temblor was picked up at 14:13:02 / 2:13 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 07/08/20 / 2020-08-07 14:13:02 / August 7, 2020 @ 2:13 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00766185. Unique identifier: nn00766185. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.8 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 four, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty-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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