A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 65 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (40 miles) on Monday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: nn00727984. Event ids that are associated: nn00727984. The temblor was reported at 03:26:57 / 3:26 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 11:26:57 / May 18, 2020 @ 11:26 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -118.0675 West, latitude 38.1242 North, depth = 6 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and seven 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.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 65 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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