A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 58 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (36 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5.3 km, -117.89° West, 38.1682° North. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 23:44:31 / May 15, 2020 @ 11:44 pm. Id of earthquake: nn00725816. Event ids that are associated: nn00725816. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.3 km (3 miles). The temblor was picked up at 15:44:31 / 3:44 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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-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-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 58 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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