A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 62 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (39 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, -118.0498° West, 38.1952° North, depth 6.2 km. Unique identifier: nn00726337. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00726337. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.2 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 11:18:02 / May 16, 2020 @ 11:18 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 03:18:02 / 3:18 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty and in the last 365 days two hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 62 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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