A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 33 km SSE of Hawthorne, Nevada (21 miles) on Sunday. Global time and date of event 21/02/21 / 2021-02-21 21:22:20 / February 21, 2021 @ 9:22 pm UTC/GMT. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:22:20 / 9:22 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.95 km (7 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -118.4911° West, 38.2379° North, depth 10.95 km. Id of earthquake: us6000djy8. Event ids that are associated: us6000djy8.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days six hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 33 km SSE of Hawthorne, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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