A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 63 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (39 miles) on Friday. Exact location, longitude -117.945° West, latitude 38.1475° North, depth = 0.7 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.7 km (0 miles). Event id: nn00725379. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00725379. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:43:22 / 5:43 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/05/20 / 2020-05-15 13:43:22 / May 15, 2020 @ 1:43 pm.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and fourty-three, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-nine, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-two and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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