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Minor earthquake, 3.4 mag was detected near Mina in Nevada

Earthquake location 38.1845S, -117.8588WA minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 31 km SE of Mina, Nevada (19 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00790418. Id of event: nn00790418. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:31:16 / 8:31 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -117.8588 West, latitude 38.1845 North, depth = 15.7 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 15.7 km (10 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/12/20 / 2020-12-07 08:31:16 / December 7, 2020 @ 8:31 am.

In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days fifty-eight and in the last 365 days six hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.

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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 31 km SE of Mina, Nevada.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.4 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.8588° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 38.1845° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 15.7 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 31 km SE of Mina, Nevada Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-12-07 08:31:16 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-12-07 09:12:42 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI 3.36 The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status automatic Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 178 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network nn The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,nn, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 52 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.027 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.33 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 37.12 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID nn00790418 Id of event.
Event Code 00790418 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nn00790418, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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