A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 18 km S of Tonopah, Nevada (11 miles). Exact location, longitude -117.251° West, latitude 37.9022° North, depth = 11.7 km. The 3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:32:12 / 5:32 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.7 km (7 miles). Event id: nn00725362. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725362. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 13:32:12 / May 15, 2020 @ 1:32 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days thirty-five, in the past 30 days thirty-seven and in the last 365 days fifty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 18 km S of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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