A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 38 kilometers (24 miles) from Hawthorne in Nevada on Wednesday. Unique identifier: nn00730026. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00730026. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/05/20 / 2020-05-21 05:50:35 / May 21, 2020 @ 5:50 am. The temblor was reported at 21:50:35 / 9:50 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 0.6 km (0 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.6047 West, latitude 38.8723 North, depth = 0.6 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fallon (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 68 km (43 miles) from Fallon (c. 8 600 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 38 km N of Hawthorne, Nevada.
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