A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 65 km SE of Hawthorne, Nevada (40 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 7.4 km (5 miles). Global time and date of event 28/05/20 / 2020-05-28 20:44:31 / May 28, 2020 @ 8:44 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 12:44:31 / 12:44 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -118.0553° West, 38.1355° North, depth 7.4 km. Unique identifier: nn00737555. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00737555.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighteen, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and thirty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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