A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 33 km SE of Mina, Nevada (21 miles). Id of earthquake: nn00796433. Event ids that are associated: nc73508065, us6000d6mg, nn00796433. Exact location of earthquake, -117.8422° West, 38.172° North, depth 12.3 km. The temblor was detected at 03:39:31 / 3:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 08/01/21 / 2021-01-08 03:39:31 / January 8, 2021 @ 3:39 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.3 km (8 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days sixteen and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 33 km SE of Mina, Nevada.
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