A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 52 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (32 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 22:24:34 / May 15, 2020 @ 10:24 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: nn00725762. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725762. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.791 West, latitude 38.2318 North, depth = 0.1 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.1 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:24:34 / 2:24 pm (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-four, in the last 10 days one hundred, in the past 30 days one hundred and twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 52 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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