A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 25 km SSW of Silver Peak, Nevada (16 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73503260, nn00794857. Id of event: nn00794857. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/12/20 / 2020-12-27 04:17:10 / December 27, 2020 @ 4:17 am. The temblor was picked up at 04:17:10 / 4:17 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -117.7467° West, latitude 37.5393° North, depth = 7.8 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.8 km (5 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 25 km SSW of Silver Peak, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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