A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 56 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (35 miles). Event id: nn00726986. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00726986. Exact time and date of earthquake 17/05/20 / 2020-05-17 05:02:22 / May 17, 2020 @ 5:02 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -117.8578 West, latitude 38.1675 North, depth = 5.9 km. The temblor was reported at 21:02:22 / 9:02 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 5.9 km (4 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifty-six, in the last 10 days one hundred and eighty-eight, in the past 30 days one hundred and ninety-six and in the last 365 days two hundred and fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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: 56 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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