A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 28 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (17 miles). The temblor was picked up at 22:28:58 / 10:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -117.9967 West, latitude 38.1485 North, depth = 13.4 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/08/20 / 2020-08-24 22:28:58 / August 24, 2020 @ 10:28 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00769713. Id of event: nn00769713. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.4 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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 fourteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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