A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 33 km SE of Mina, Nevada (21 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 14:00:00 / 2:00 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/09/20 / 2020-09-18 14:00:00 / September 18, 2020 @ 2:00 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00774492. Id of event: nn00774492. Exact location of earthquake, -117.8257° West, 38.1835° North, depth 5.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.6 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 33 km SE of Mina, Nevada.
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