A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 26 km S of Mina, Nevada (16 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.0855 West, latitude 38.1568 North, depth = 12.4 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.4 km (8 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 05/12/20 / 2020-12-05 16:06:49 / December 5, 2020 @ 4:06 pm. Event id: nn00789921. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00789921. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:06:49 / 4:06 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days thirty-one, in the past 30 days fifty-five and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. 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: 26 km S of Mina, Nevada.
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