A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 38 km ESE of Mina, Nevada (24 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/10/20 / 2020-10-20 11:51:55 / October 20, 2020 @ 11:51 am. Exact location of event, longitude -117.7248 West, latitude 38.212 North, depth = 17 km. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00779626. Unique identifier: nn00779626. The temblor was picked up at 11:51:55 / 11:51 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 17 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days five hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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: 38 km ESE of Mina, Nevada.
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