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Minor earthquake, 3.4 mag was detected near Mina in Nevada


Earthquake location 38.1743S, -117.9452WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 27 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (17 miles) on Saturday. Event id: nn00775722. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00775722. Exact location of earthquake, -117.9452° West, 38.1743° North, depth 14 km. Global time and date of event 26/09/20 / 2020-09-26 03:41:13 / September 26, 2020 @ 3:41 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 14 km (9 miles). The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:41:13 / 3:41 am (local time epicenter).

Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 27 km SSE of Mina, Nevada.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.9452° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 38.1743° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 14 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 27 km SSE of Mina, Nevada Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-09-26 03:41:13 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-09-26 03:48:09 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.57 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status automatic Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 178 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network nn The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,nn, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 39 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.035 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.26 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 29.58 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID nn00775722 Id of event.
Event Code 00775722 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nn00775722, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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