A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 66 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (41 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter was at a depth of 1 km (1 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 09:04:35 / May 16, 2020 @ 9:04 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -117.9842° West, 38.1388° North, depth 1 km. Unique identifier: nn00726228. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00726228. The temblor was picked up at 01:04:35 / 1:04 am (local time epicenter).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 66 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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