A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 65 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (40 miles) on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 09:20:11 / May 19, 2020 @ 9:20 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 7.9 km, -118.0582° West, 38.1337° North. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 7.9 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: nn00728557. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00728557. The temblor was reported at 01:20:11 / 1:20 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and fifty-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and sixty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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