A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 49 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (30 miles). The temblor was picked up at 20:43:24 / 8:43 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00726034. Unique identifier: nn00726034. Exact location of earthquake, -117.755° West, 38.228° North, depth 0 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 0 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 04:43:24 / May 16, 2020 @ 4:43 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-eight, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-four, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and ten 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: 49 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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