A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 25 km S of Mina, Nevada (16 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.1 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/12/20 / 2020-12-02 06:08:22 / December 2, 2020 @ 6:08 am. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:08:22 / 6:08 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.0758 West, latitude 38.1643 North, depth = 10.1 km. Id of earthquake: nn00787562. Event ids that are associated: nn00787562.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days nineteen, in the past 30 days fourty-one and in the last 365 days six hundred and twenty-five 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 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 25 km S of Mina, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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