A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Battle Mountain in Nevada on Wednesday. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00794362. Unique identifier: nn00794362. The temblor was detected at 23:00:59 / 11:00 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5.8 km (4 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/12/20 / 2020-12-23 23:00:59 / December 23, 2020 @ 11:00 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -117.2265° West, 40.5452° North, depth 5.8 km.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Winnemucca (c. 7 400 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Winnemucca.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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