A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 66 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (41 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 17:42:25 / May 15, 2020 @ 5:42 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: nn00725538. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00725538. The temblor was reported at 09:42:25 / 9:42 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -118.0565 West, latitude 38.125 North, depth = 9 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-eight, in the last 10 days eighty-four, in the past 30 days ninety-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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