A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 50 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (31 miles). Exact location of event, depth 9.6 km, -118.2302° West, 38.1888° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.6 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 06:22:14 / 6:22 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nn00725411. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00725411. Global time and date of event 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 14:22:14 / May 15, 2020 @ 2:22 pm UTC/GMT.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-five, in the last 10 days one hundred and one, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 50 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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