A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was reported 35 km SE of Mina, Nevada (22 miles) on Wednesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.2 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -117.8113° West, latitude 38.1765° North, depth = 10.2 km. Id of earthquake: nn00768539. Event ids that are associated: nn00768539. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:31:04 / 4:31 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/08/20 / 2020-08-19 04:31:04 / August 19, 2020 @ 4:31 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days five hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 35 km SE of Mina, Nevada.
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