A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 19 km NW of Hawthorne, Nevada (12 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.7582 West, latitude 38.6695 North, depth = 7.2 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.2 km (4 miles). Unique identifier: nn00513295. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00513295. The temblor was reported at 22:21:16 / 10:21 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 03/10/15 / 2015-10-03 05:21:16 / October 3, 2015 @ 5:21 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 19 km NW of Hawthorne, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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