A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 33 km E of Hawthorne, Nevada (21 miles). Global time and date of event 30/08/17 / 2017-08-30 12:53:22 / August 30, 2017 @ 12:53 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -118.247° West, latitude 38.5583° North, depth = 0 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was picked up at 04:53:22 / 4:53 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nn00602758. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00602758.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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