A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 25 km S of Mina, Nevada (16 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/12/20 / 2020-12-01 23:41:01 / December 1, 2020 @ 11:41 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.9 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: nn00787121. Event ids that are associated: nn00787121. Exact location of event, longitude -118.0648 West, latitude 38.1617 North, depth = 8.9 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:41:01 / 11:41 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days twelve, in the past 30 days thirty-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 25 km S of Mina, Nevada.
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