A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 59 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (37 miles). Exact location, longitude -117.8732° West, latitude 38.2493° North, depth = 13.4 km. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:37:39 / 7:37 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725462. Id of event: nn00725462. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 15:37:39 / May 15, 2020 @ 3:37 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 13.4 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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 fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 59 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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