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Minor earthquake, 2.8 mag strikes near Mina in Nevada

Earthquake location 38.1697S, -117.8317WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 34 km SE of Mina, Nevada (21 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/01/21 / 2021-01-22 16:31:31 / January 22, 2021 @ 4:31 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:31:31 / 4:31 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nn00798451. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00798451. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.8317 West, latitude 38.1697 North, depth = 10.9 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.9 km (7 miles).

Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.8 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -117.8317° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 38.1697° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10.9 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 34 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 2021-01-22 16:31:31 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2021-01-22 16:36:03 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 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 121 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 24 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.044 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.1 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 81.66 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 nn00798451 Id of event.
Event Code 00798451 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nn00798451, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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