A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 70 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (43 miles). The temblor was picked up at 09:25:21 / 9:25 am (local time epicenter). Event id: nn00725526. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725526. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 17:25:21 / May 15, 2020 @ 5:25 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 13.2 km (8 miles). Exact location, longitude -118.0696° West, latitude 38.0604° North, depth = 13.2 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy, in the last 10 days seventy-six, in the past 30 days eighty-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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