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Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 36 Km SE of Mina, Nevada, on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 4:56 am (GMT -7) -

Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 36 Km SE of Mina, Nevada, on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 4:56 am (GMT -7) Weak mag. 2.1 earthquake - 36 Km SE of Mina, Nevada, on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at 4:56 am (GMT -7)

Weak magnitude 2.1 earthquake at 6 km depth

12 May 12:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
12 May 16:36: Magnitude recalculated from 2.0 to 2.1. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 0.0 to 6.1 km (from 0 to 3.8 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1 km (0.6 mi) towards S.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 12, 2022 11:56:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, May 12, 2022 at 4:56 am (GMT -7)
Depth6.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude38.1798°N / 117.7868°W (Nevada, United States)
Antipode38.18°S / 62.213°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearest volcanoLong Valley (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities37 km (23 mi) SE of Mina (pop: 155) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (31 mi) NNW of Silver Peak (pop: 107) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
50 km (31 mi) WNW of Tonopah (pop: 2,480) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
62 km (39 mi) NNE of Dyer (pop: 259) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
71 km (44 mi) NW of Goldfield (pop: 268) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
73 km (45 mi) NE of Benton (California) (pop: 280) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
78 km (48 mi) S of Gabbs (pop: 269) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
83 km (51 mi) ESE of Hawthorne (pop: 3,270) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
99 km (62 mi) ESE of Walker Lake (pop: 275) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
108 km (67 mi) NNE of West Bishop (California) (pop: 2,610) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky -0.4°C (31 F), humidity: 40%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from NNW
Estimated seismic energy released8.9 x 107 joules (24.8 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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2.16.1 km36 Km SE of Mina, NevadaUSGS
2.16.1 kmNevadaRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.1, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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