A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 58 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (36 miles) on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 11:58:29 / May 15, 2020 @ 11:58 am. Unique identifier: nn00725311. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00725311, us70009gka. Exact location of event, longitude -117.8715 West, latitude 38.1469 North, depth = 6.9 km. The temblor was reported at 03:58:29 / 3:58 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.9 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-six, in the last 10 days seventy-two, in the past 30 days eighty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
How would you describe the shaking?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 58 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.