A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 65 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (40 miles). Exact location of event, depth 6.1 km, -118.0627° West, 38.1339° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.1 km (4 miles). Global time and date of event 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 13:00:43 / May 22, 2020 @ 1:00 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 05:00:43 / 5:00 am (local time epicenter). Event id: nn00731306. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00731306.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. 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 ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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