A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 61 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (38 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: nn00725321. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00725321. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.2 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, depth 1.2 km, -117.924° West, 38.1738° North. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:03:32 / 4:03 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 12:03:32 / May 15, 2020 @ 12:03 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 thirty-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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