A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 45 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (28 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude -117.7323° West, latitude 38.165° North, depth = 9.3 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.3 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 06:30:54 / 6:30 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 14:30:54 / May 15, 2020 @ 2:30 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725415. Id of event: nn00725415.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 45 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada.
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