A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 29 km S of Warm Springs, Nevada (18 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, -116.3925° West, 37.9248° North, depth 1.2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.2 km (1 miles). Global time and date of event 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 10:43:18 / May 16, 2020 @ 10:43 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 02:43:18 / 2:43 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: nn00726311. Event ids that are associated: nn00726311.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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