A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 58 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (36 miles). Exact location, longitude -117.8818° West, latitude 38.159° North, depth = 10.7 km. Event id: nn00727141. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00727141. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:59:31 / 12:59 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.7 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 17/05/20 / 2020-05-17 08:59:31 / May 17, 2020 @ 8:59 am UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been sixty-one, in the last 10 days two hundred and three, in the past 30 days two hundred and nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and seventy-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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