A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) was reported 65 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (40 miles) on Friday. The temblor was detected at 19:22:38 / 7:22 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725966. Id of event: nn00725966. Exact location of earthquake, -117.9613° West, 38.1892° North, depth 0.2 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 03:22:38 / May 16, 2020 @ 3:22 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.2 km (0 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and seventeen, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-five and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 65 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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