A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 44 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (27 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00725521. Unique identifier: nn00725521. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 17:18:29 / May 15, 2020 @ 5:18 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.7072 West, latitude 38.2153 North, depth = 0.7 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.7 km (0 miles). The temblor was detected at 09:18:29 / 9:18 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighty, in the last 10 days eighty-six, in the past 30 days ninety-nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourty-two 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.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 44 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada.
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