A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 57 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (35 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.2 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -117.8843° West, 38.1425° North, depth 8.2 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 21:59:10 / May 15, 2020 @ 9:59 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 13:59:10 / 1:59 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: nn00725742. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725742.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-one, in the last 10 days ninety-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-six 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 57 km W of Tonopah, Nevada.
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