A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 63 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (39 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00726703. Unique identifier: nn00726703. The temblor was detected at 12:58:18 / 12:58 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -117.9415 West, latitude 38.1948 North, depth = 4.8 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 4.8 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 20:58:18 / May 16, 2020 @ 8:58 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seventy-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-two, in the past 30 days one hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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