Mag. 2.5 earthquake - 30 Km SSE of Mina, Nevada, USA, on Saturday, 17 October 2020 at 13:25 (GMT) -

Mag. 2.5 earthquake  - 30 Km SSE of Mina, Nevada, USA, on Saturday, 17 October 2020 at 13:25 (GMT)

Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 12 km depth

17 Oct 13:46 UTC: First to report: USGS after 21 minutes.
17 Oct 17:24: Magnitude recalculated from 2.4 to 2.5. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 14.4 to 12.0 km (from 8.9 to 7.5 mi).
Date & time: 17 Oct 2020 01:25:55 UTC -
Magnitude: 2.5
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1491°N / 117.9448°W (Nevada, United States)
Nearest volcano: Long Valley (96 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km (19 mi) SSE of Mina (pop: 155)
59 km (37 mi) NE of Benton (California) (pop: 280)
73 km (45 mi) SE of Hawthorne (pop: 3,270)
79 km (49 mi) NW of Goldfield (pop: 268)
90 km (56 mi) SE of Walker Lake (pop: 275)
98 km (61 mi) NNE of West Bishop (California) (pop: 2,610)
194 km (121 mi) SE of Carson City (pop: 54,500)
198 km (123 mi) ESE of South Lake Tahoe (El Dorado County, California) (pop: 21,700)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 9°C (48 F), humidity: 47%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from NNW
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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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.
M 2.512 km30 Km SSE of Mina, Nevada, USAUSGS
M 2.413 km31 Km SSE of Mina, USAEMSC

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Mag. 2.5 earthquake - 30 Km SSE of Mina, Nevada, USA, on Saturday, 17 October 2020 at 13:25 (GMT)
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