A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 66 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (41 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 05:00:43 / 5:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -118.0595° West, latitude 38.1278° North, depth = 6.9 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.9 km (4 miles). Event id: nn00731265. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00731265. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 13:00:43 / May 22, 2020 @ 1:00 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirteen, in the past 30 days three hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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