A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 67 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (42 miles). Id of earthquake: nn00727069. Event ids that are associated: nn00727069. Exact location of event, depth 5.1 km, -118.0105° West, 38.154° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/05/20 / 2020-05-17 07:06:45 / May 17, 2020 @ 7:06 am UTC/GMT. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:06:45 / 11:06 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 5.1 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-three, in the last 10 days two hundred and two, in the past 30 days two hundred and eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 67 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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