A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 64 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (40 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, -118.064° West, 38.1495° North, depth 7.8 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.8 km (5 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 09:47:49 / May 20, 2020 @ 9:47 am. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:47:49 / 1:47 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nn00729220. Event ids that are associated: nn00729220.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes 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-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 has struck near.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 64 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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