A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 32 km SE of Mina, Nevada (20 miles) on Saturday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/11/20 / 2020-11-14 12:42:37 / November 14, 2020 @ 12:42 pm. Exact location, longitude -117.8617° West, latitude 38.1668° North, depth = 6.8 km. Unique identifier: nn00783788. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00783788. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.8 km (4 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 12:42:37 / 12:42 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days fifteen, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days five hundred and ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 32 km SE of Mina, Nevada.
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