A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 65 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (40 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:46:16 / 1:46 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.7 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: nn00729215. Event ids that are associated: nn00729215. Global time and date of event 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 09:46:16 / May 20, 2020 @ 9:46 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 9.7 km, -118.0578° West, 38.145° North.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and eighty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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