A minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 58 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (36 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.9 km (4 miles). Exact location of event, depth 6.9 km, -117.877° West, 38.1855° North. Id of earthquake: nn00725782. Event ids that are associated: nn00725782. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 22:50:23 / May 15, 2020 @ 10:50 pm. The 3.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:50:23 / 2:50 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-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and three, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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 WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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