A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 24 km S of Mina, Nevada (15 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 04/12/20 / 2020-12-04 00:15:37 / December 4, 2020 @ 12:15 am. The temblor was picked up at 00:15:37 / 12:15 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 8.2 km (5 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00789093. Id of event: nn00789093. Exact location, longitude -118.0695° West, latitude 38.1725° North, depth = 8.2 km.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days twenty-nine, in the past 30 days fifty-two and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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