A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 55 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (34 miles). Exact location of event, depth 22.3 km, -117.84° West, 38.1887° North. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:28:26 / 6:28 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nn00725414. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00725414. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 22.3 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 14:28:26 / May 15, 2020 @ 2:28 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 55 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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