A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 60 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (37 miles) on Friday. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00725489. Unique identifier: nn00725489. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 16:33:59 / May 15, 2020 @ 4:33 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -117.912° West, 38.155° North, depth 8.3 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 8.3 km (5 miles). The temblor was reported at 08:33:59 / 8:33 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred, in the last 10 days one hundred and six, in the past 30 days one hundred and nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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