A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 63 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (39 miles) on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 13:03:01 / May 18, 2020 @ 1:03 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -118.0727° West, 38.1465° North, depth 0.1 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:03:01 / 5:03 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.1 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: nn00728023. Event ids that are associated: nn00728023.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and fourty, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 63 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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