A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 58 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (36 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -117.8799° West, 38.1649° North, depth 10 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us70009gka. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009gka. The temblor was detected at 03:58:29 / 3:58 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 11:58:29 / May 15, 2020 @ 11:58 am.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days thirty-five, in the past 30 days fourty-eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 58 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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