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Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 29 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (USA) on Thursday, 6 August 2020

Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake  - 29 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (USA) on Thursday, 6 August 2020
6 Aug 13:07 UTC: First to report: USGS after 6 minutes.
Aug 6 13:40: Magnitude recalculated from 3.6 to 3.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 13.2 to 9.5 km.
Date & time: Thursday, 6 August 2020 13:01 UTC
Magnitude: 3.8
Depth: 9.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1346°N / 118.0389°W (Nevada, United States)
Nearest volcano: Long Valley (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SE of Mina (pop: 200)
52 km (32 mi) NE of Benton (pop: 300)
52 km (32 mi) N of Dyer (pop: 300)
189 km (117 mi) SE of Carson City (pop: 54,500)
191 km (119 mi) SE of South Lake Tahoe (pop: 21,700)
195 km (121 mi) SE of Fernley (pop: 19,400)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 6 Aug 13:01 UTCM 3.8 / 9.5 km29 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (USA)USGS
Thu, 6 Aug 13:01 UTCM 3.4 / 8 kmNevada (USA)EMSC

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Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - 29 km SSE of Mina, Nevada (USA) on Thursday, 6 August 2020
 

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