A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 29 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (18 miles) on Wednesday. Global time and date of event 28/12/16 / 2016-12-28 09:09:15 / December 28, 2016 @ 9:09 am UTC/GMT. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:09:15 / 1:09 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 7.3 km (5 miles). Id of earthquake: nn00570739. Event ids that are associated: nn00570739. Exact location of event, longitude -117.552 West, latitude 38.152 North, depth = 7.3 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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