A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was reported 51 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (32 miles) on Friday. Unique identifier: nn00726130. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00726130. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.6 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.8168 West, latitude 38.1213 North, depth = 7.6 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 06:51:59 / May 16, 2020 @ 6:51 am. The temblor was detected at 22:51:59 / 10:51 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one hundred and thirty-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and thirty-seven, in the past 30 days one hundred and fifty and in the last 365 days two hundred and five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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