A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 68 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (42 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 14:00:29 / May 15, 2020 @ 2:00 pm. Id of earthquake: us70009gq6. Event ids that are associated: nn00725398, us70009gq6. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.32 km (5 miles). The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:00:29 / 6:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -118.0196° West, latitude 38.1359° North, depth = 8.32 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and two, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifteen 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 68 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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