A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 70 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (43 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -118.0327° West, 38.0817° North, depth 12 km. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:45:57 / 1:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12 km (7 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 09:45:57 / May 16, 2020 @ 9:45 am UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: nn00726267. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00726267.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days two hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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