A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 44 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (27 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -117.7303° West, 38.1297° North, depth 9.4 km. Id of earthquake: nn00725337. Event ids that are associated: nn00725337. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 12:47:35 / May 15, 2020 @ 12:47 pm. The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:47:35 / 4:47 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 9.4 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days thirty-two, in the past 30 days fourty-six and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 44 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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