A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 29 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (18 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/08/20 / 2020-08-14 10:32:36 / August 14, 2020 @ 10:32 am. Exact location of event, longitude -117.9383 West, latitude 38.1582 North, depth = 12.8 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 12.8 km (8 miles). Unique identifier: nn00767645. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00767645. The temblor was detected at 10:32:36 / 10:32 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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: 29 km SSE of Mina, Nevada.
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