A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 68 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (42 miles) on Friday. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 22:38:32 / May 15, 2020 @ 10:38 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 13.1 km (8 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.0092 West, latitude 38.129 North, depth = 13.1 km. Event id: nn00725773. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725773. The temblor was reported at 14:38:32 / 2:38 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and three, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-one 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. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 68 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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