A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 56 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (35 miles) on Friday. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:45:46 / 6:45 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 0.3 km (0 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: nn00725935. Event ids that are associated: nn00725935. Exact time and date of earthquake 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 02:45:46 / May 16, 2020 @ 2:45 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -117.864 West, latitude 38.1602 North, depth = 0.3 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-three, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-five and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 56 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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