A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 56 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (35 miles) on Friday. The temblor was picked up at 17:22:20 / 5:22 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 3.4 km (2 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00725873, us70009hjz. Unique identifier: nn00725873. Exact location, longitude -117.9272° West, latitude 38.15° North, depth = 3.4 km. Global time and date of event 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 01:22:20 / May 16, 2020 @ 1:22 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and four, in the last 10 days one hundred and ten, in the past 30 days one hundred and twenty-two and in the last 365 days one hundred and seventy-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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. 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: 56 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada.
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