A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 68 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (42 miles). Exact location of event, depth 0.7 km, -118.0063° West, 38.1515° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.7 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: nn00725806. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725806. Global time and date of event 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 23:28:14 / May 15, 2020 @ 11:28 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:28:14 / 3:28 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventeen, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 68 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada.
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