A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 52 km ESE of Hawthorne, Nevada (32 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00602617. Unique identifier: nn00602617. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/08/17 / 2017-08-29 11:32:14 / August 29, 2017 @ 11:32 am. Exact location of event, longitude -118.1124 West, latitude 38.2777 North, depth = 3 km. The temblor was reported at 03:32:14 / 3:32 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 3 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 52 km ESE of Hawthorne, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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