A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 48 km WSW of Goldfield, Nevada (30 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.5 km (1 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -117.7432° West, 37.5383° North, depth 1.5 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 13/03/20 / 2020-03-13 22:37:29 / March 13, 2020 @ 10:37 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:37:29 / 2:37 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nn00718984. Ids that are associated to the event: nc73353610, nn00718984.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 48 km WSW of Goldfield, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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