A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 58 km ESE of Gabbs, Nevada (36 miles). The temblor was reported at 03:09:08 / 3:09 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nn00725277. Event ids that are associated: nn00725277. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 2.7 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 11:09:08 / May 15, 2020 @ 11:09 am. Exact location, longitude -117.2957° West, latitude 38.6698° North, depth = 2.7 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days nine, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 58 km ESE of Gabbs, Nevada.
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