A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 46 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (29 miles) on Friday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.7329 West, latitude 38.2001 North, depth = 5 km. Event id: us70009hel. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725763, us70009hel. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 22:25:07 / May 15, 2020 @ 10:25 pm. The temblor was reported at 14:25:07 / 2:25 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twelve, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighteen, in the past 30 days one hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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