A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 67 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (42 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -117.9922° West, 38.1507° North, depth 6.4 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/05/20 / 2020-05-17 18:16:51 / May 17, 2020 @ 6:16 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.4 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: nn00727460. Event ids that are associated: nn00727460. The temblor was detected at 10:16:51 / 10:16 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and fifteen, in the past 30 days two hundred and twenty and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 67 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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