A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) strikes 61 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (38 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: nn00725597. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00725597. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:56:14 / 10:56 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 18:56:14 / May 15, 2020 @ 6:56 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -117.8947° West, 38.2523° North, depth 8.6 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.6 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty-four, in the last 10 days ninety, in the past 30 days one hundred and three and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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