A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 21 km ESE of Hawthorne, Nevada (13 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 05:46:43 / 5:46 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/04/16 / 2016-04-01 12:46:43 / April 1, 2016 @ 12:46 pm. Exact location, longitude -118.3813° West, latitude 38.4779° North, depth = 0 km. Event id: nn00538606. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00538606, nc72615975.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 21 km ESE of Hawthorne, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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