A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 46 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (29 miles). Exact location, longitude -117.7403° West, latitude 38.1803° North, depth = 12.7 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 16:32:31 / May 16, 2020 @ 4:32 pm. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00726521. Id of event: nn00726521. The 3.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:32:31 / 8:32 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.7 km (8 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-two, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 46 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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