A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 62 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (39 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00729392. Id of event: nn00729392. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.8 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 05:39:54 / 5:39 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 13:39:54 / May 20, 2020 @ 1:39 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 2.8 km, -118.0613° West, 38.185° North.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-five, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-five, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
Did you feel anything?
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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 62 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.