A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 53 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (33 miles). Global time and date of event 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 13:35:24 / May 15, 2020 @ 1:35 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 05:35:24 / 5:35 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 7.3 km, -117.7807° West, 38.2226° North. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009gpe, nn00725367. Id of event: nn00725367. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.3 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-four, in the last 10 days seventy, in the past 30 days eighty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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: 53 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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