A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 25 km S of Mina, Nevada (16 miles) on Wednesday. Global time and date of event 02/12/20 / 2020-12-02 01:05:18 / December 2, 2020 @ 1:05 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.054 West, latitude 38.1693 North, depth = 10.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.8 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 01:05:18 / 1:05 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nn00787219. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00787219.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days fourteen, in the past 30 days thirty-five and in the last 365 days six hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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