A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 47 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (29 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 01:10:03 / May 16, 2020 @ 1:10 am. The temblor was detected at 17:10:03 / 5:10 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.2 km (4 miles). Event id: nn00725864. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725864, us70009hjm. Exact location of event, longitude -117.7527 West, latitude 38.1955 North, depth = 6.2 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and five, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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