A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 40 km SSW of Goldfield, Nevada (25 miles) on Friday. Global time and date of event 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 14:00:45 / May 15, 2020 @ 2:00 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: nn00725399. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725399. The temblor was picked up at 06:00:45 / 6:00 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 13.2 km, -117.3792° West, 37.3598° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 13.2 km (8 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-one, in the last 10 days fourty-two, in the past 30 days fourty-four and in the last 365 days sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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