A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 65 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (40 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 06:40:46 / May 26, 2020 @ 6:40 am. The temblor was reported at 22:40:46 / 10:40 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 9.7 km, -118.0683° West, 38.1325° North. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.7 km (6 miles). Event id: nn00735067. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00735067.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days two hundred and ten, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. 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: 65 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada.
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