A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 55 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (34 miles) on Friday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 16:26:11 / May 15, 2020 @ 4:26 pm. The temblor was detected at 08:26:11 / 8:26 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00725486, us70009gxs. Unique identifier: nn00725486. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.3 km (2 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.8413 West, latitude 38.1788 North, depth = 3.3 km.
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 sixteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-eight 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 55 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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