A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 63 km W of Austin, Nevada (39 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00797681. Id of event: nn00797681. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/01/21 / 2021-01-16 23:28:04 / January 16, 2021 @ 11:28 pm. The temblor was picked up at 23:28:04 / 11:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.8033 West, latitude 39.4683 North, depth = 7.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.1 km (4 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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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. 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: 63 km W of Austin, Nevada.
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