A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 46 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (29 miles). Exact location of event, depth 14.2 km, -117.735° West, 38.193° North. The temblor was reported at 01:08:39 / 1:08 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 09:08:39 / May 16, 2020 @ 9:08 am. Event id: nn00726236. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00726236. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.2 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-nine 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 46 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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