A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 64 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (40 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.1 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00728979. Id of event: nn00728979. Exact location of earthquake, -118.0445° West, 38.1657° North, depth 6.1 km. The temblor was reported at 19:49:21 / 7:49 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 03:49:21 / May 20, 2020 @ 3:49 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been nineteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and sixty-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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