A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 60 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (37 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 21:09:16 / May 15, 2020 @ 9:09 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.3 km (6 miles). Exact location, longitude -117.9207° West, latitude 38.1233° North, depth = 10.3 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 13:09:16 / 1:09 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00725708. Unique identifier: nn00725708.
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-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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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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. 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: 60 km W of Tonopah, Nevada.
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