A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 57 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (35 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:02:05 / 10:02 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.8717 West, latitude 38.1595 North, depth = 7.3 km. Event id: nn00725555. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725555. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 18:02:05 / May 15, 2020 @ 6:02 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 7.3 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 57 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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