Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 30 km SE of Mina, Nevada (USA) on Thursday, 13 August 2020
13 Aug 16:38 UTC: First to report: USGS after 3 hours.
Depth: 7.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.183°N / 117.878°W (Nevada, United States)
Nearest volcano: Long Valley (102 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) SE of Mina (pop: 200)
52 km (32 mi) NW of Silver Peak (pop: 100)
58 km (36 mi) NW of Tonopah (pop: 2,500)
180 km (112 mi) SE of Gardnerville Ranchos (pop: 11,300)
197 km (122 mi) SE of Carson City (pop: 54,500)
198 km (123 mi) SE of Fernley (pop: 19,400)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Thu, 13 Aug 13:36 UTC||M 3.0 / 7.4 km||30 km SE of Mina, Nevada (USA)||USGS|
|Thu, 13 Aug 13:36 UTC||M 2.9 / 5 km||Nevada (USA)||EMSC|
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