A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 66 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (41 miles) on Friday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 12:42:04 / May 15, 2020 @ 12:42 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -118.0545° West, 38.1333° North, depth 0 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:42:04 / 4:42 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nn00725333. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00725333.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days fourty, in the past 30 days fifty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 66 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada.
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