A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 24 km S of Mina, Nevada (15 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/12/20 / 2020-12-02 10:41:01 / December 2, 2020 @ 10:41 am. Exact location, longitude -118.0695° West, latitude 38.175° North, depth = 7.6 km. Event id: nn00787789. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00787789. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:41:01 / 10:41 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 7.6 km (5 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty, in the last 10 days twenty-four, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 24 km S of Mina, Nevada.
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