A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 23 km S of Mina, Nevada (14 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.0695 West, latitude 38.1793 North, depth = 17.8 km. Id of earthquake: nn00787133. Event ids that are associated: nn00787133. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:47:05 / 11:47 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: 01/12/20 / 2020-12-01 23:47:05 / December 1, 2020 @ 11:47 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 17.8 km (11 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days thirty-two and in the last 365 days six hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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. 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: 23 km S of Mina, Nevada.
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