A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 67 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (42 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was detected at 19:13:22 / 7:13 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nn00728955. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00728955. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 03:13:22 / May 20, 2020 @ 3:13 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.2 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -118.0042° West, 38.1645° North, depth 5.2 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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