A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 26 km S of Mina, Nevada (16 miles) on Saturday. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:56:09 / 9:56 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: nn00791523. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00791523. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 12/12/20 / 2020-12-12 09:56:09 / December 12, 2020 @ 9:56 am. Exact location of event, longitude -118.071 West, latitude 38.1552 North, depth = 13 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days twenty, in the past 30 days sixty-three and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 26 km S of Mina, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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