A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 66 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (41 miles) on Friday. Global time and date of event 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 13:01:06 / May 22, 2020 @ 1:01 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -118.0455 West, latitude 38.1365 North, depth = 11.46 km. Event id: us70009ncp. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00731267, us70009ncp. The temblor was detected at 05:01:06 / 5:01 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 11.46 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eleven, in the last 10 days three hundred and fourteen, in the past 30 days three hundred and twenty-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 66 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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