A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 61 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (38 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 13.6 km (8 miles). Global time and date of event 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 06:27:16 / May 16, 2020 @ 6:27 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: nn00726109. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00726109. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:27:16 / 10:27 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.93 West, latitude 38.071 North, depth = 13.6 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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