A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) was reported 65 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (40 miles) on Friday. Event id: nn00726050. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00726050. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 05:01:09 / May 16, 2020 @ 5:01 am. Exact location of event, longitude -117.965 West, latitude 38.1597 North, depth = 1 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1 km (1 miles). The 3.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:01:09 / 9:01 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and twenty-four, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days one hundred and fourty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and ninety-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 65 km W of Tonopah, Nevada.
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