A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 24 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (15 miles) on Monday. The epicenter was at a depth of 12.2 km (8 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:00:53 / 5:00 am (local time epicenter). Event id: nn00797866. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00797866. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/01/21 / 2021-01-18 05:00:53 / January 18, 2021 @ 5:00 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.052 West, latitude 38.1757 North, depth = 12.2 km.
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days six hundred and sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 24 km SSE of Mina, Nevada.
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