A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 55 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (34 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00725509, us70009gys. Unique identifier: nn00725509. The temblor was reported at 08:52:53 / 8:52 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0.2 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 16:52:53 / May 15, 2020 @ 4:52 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -117.842 West, latitude 38.1662 North, depth = 0.2 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-one, in the last 10 days seventy-seven, in the past 30 days ninety and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 55 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada.
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