A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 65 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (40 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.2 km (4 miles). The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:48:49 / 1:48 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00728581. Unique identifier: nn00728581. Exact location of event, longitude -118.0562 West, latitude 38.1365 North, depth = 6.2 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 09:48:49 / May 19, 2020 @ 9:48 am.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 twenty-two, 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 has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 65 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada.
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