A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 55 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (34 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00726524. Unique identifier: nn00726524. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:35:55 / 8:35 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 16/05/20 / 2020-05-16 16:35:55 / May 16, 2020 @ 4:35 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.9 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.8428 West, latitude 38.186 North, depth = 5.9 km.
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been ninety-one, in the last 10 days one hundred and sixty, in the past 30 days one hundred and sixty-eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 55 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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