A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 29 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (18 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:33:36 / 4:33 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/09/20 / 2020-09-15 16:33:36 / September 15, 2020 @ 4:33 pm. Event id: nn00773931. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00773931. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 15.1 km (9 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -117.9508° West, 38.159° North, depth 15.1 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventy-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 29 km SSE of Mina, Nevada.
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