A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 64 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (40 miles). The temblor was picked up at 19:13:48 / 7:13 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00728954. Unique identifier: nn00728954. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.0553 West, latitude 38.1527 North, depth = 7.7 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.7 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 03:13:48 / May 20, 2020 @ 3:13 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and sixty-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 64 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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