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Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 18 mi southeast of Mina, Mineral County, Nevada, USA, on Monday, July 6, 2020 at 06:12 GMT

Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 18 mi southeast of Mina, Mineral County, Nevada, USA, on Monday, July 6, 2020 at 06:12 GMT

Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 6 km depth

6 Jul 06:17 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 11.6 to 5.6 km.
Date & time: Jul 6, 2020 06:12:54 UTC
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 5.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1856°N / 117.8907°W (Esmeralda, Nevada, United States)
Antipode: 38.186°S / 62.109°E
Nearest volcano: Mono Lake (104 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (18 mi) SE of Mina (pop: 155) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) WNW of Tonopah (pop: 2,480) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) ESE of Hawthorne (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) ESE of Carson City (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) NE of Clovis (California) (pop: 104,200) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) SE of Sparks (pop: 96,100) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) SE of Reno (pop: 241,400) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (143 mi) NE of Fresno (California) (pop: 520,100) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) NNE of Visalia (California) (pop: 130,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.110 kmNevada (USA)EMSC
4.55.6 km29 km SE of Mina, Nevada (USA)USGS

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Silverpeak (52.5 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I can't tell the difference between an aftershock or mountains that seem to be settling or moving rocks. It is loud popping sounds. Sometimes my yard rocking chair starts rocking me as I sit outside but I find no reports from you. I'm on bedrock. My neigh (reported through our app)  
Tuolumne California (205 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Outdoor patio table and chairs were rattling (reported through our app)  
Bakersfield, Kern, California (333.9 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Carson city / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt the walls rattle while I was in the shower. Thought I woke up my roommate! She gets pissed..but it wasn't her..thank God  
Summerlin (Las Vegas) / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Was reading in bed on the 3rd floor of our home  
Tonopah, NV / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : I live in an apartment complex on the bottom floor. People above me were jumping out of bed.  
20 valant place piedmont ca 94610 / Light shaking (MMI IV)
93312 / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : House was creaking  
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