A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 24 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (15 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/12/20 / 2020-12-05 23:46:51 / December 5, 2020 @ 11:46 pm. Event id: nn00790036. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00790036. The temblor was detected at 23:46:51 / 11:46 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -118.0523° West, latitude 38.1718° North, depth = 8.2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.2 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days fifty-five and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 24 km SSE of Mina, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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