A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 21 km ENE of Hawthorne, Nevada (13 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.379 West, latitude 38.5658 North, depth = 6.46 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.46 km (4 miles). The temblor was picked up at 15:02:09 / 3:02 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000djwt. Event ids that are associated: us6000djwt. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/02/21 / 2021-02-21 15:02:09 / February 21, 2021 @ 3:02 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days six hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 21 km ENE of Hawthorne, Nevada.
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