A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 67 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (42 miles) on Friday. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:50:45 / 6:50 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nn00725939. Event ids that are associated: nn00725939. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.0037 West, latitude 38.1623 North, depth = 9.9 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 02:50:45 / May 16, 2020 @ 2:50 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.9 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every 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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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: 67 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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