A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 26 km S of Mina, Nevada (16 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.2 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -118.0933° West, latitude 38.1478° North, depth = 9.2 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:41:43 / 6:41 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00793828. Id of event: nn00793828. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/12/20 / 2020-12-20 18:41:43 / December 20, 2020 @ 6:41 pm.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days fifty-one and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 26 km S of Mina, Nevada.
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