A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 57 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (35 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3 km (2 miles). The temblor was picked up at 07:54:46 / 7:54 am (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 15:54:46 / May 16, 2020 @ 3:54 pm. Exact location, longitude -117.866° West, latitude 38.1937° North, depth = 3 km. Id of earthquake: nn00726498. Event ids that are associated: nn00726498.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-five, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-three and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 57 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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