A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 29 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (18 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, -117.928° West, 38.161° North, depth 14.5 km. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:17:56 / 7:17 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nn00798243. Event ids that are associated: nn00798243. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.5 km (9 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/01/21 / 2021-01-21 07:17:56 / January 21, 2021 @ 7:17 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days six hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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