A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 62 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (39 miles). Exact location of event, depth 14.1 km, -117.9322° West, 38.155° North. Id of earthquake: nn00727479. Event ids that are associated: nn00727479. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 17/05/20 / 2020-05-17 19:08:23 / May 17, 2020 @ 7:08 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 14.1 km (9 miles). The 3.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:08:23 / 11:08 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-five, in the last 10 days two hundred and sixteen, in the past 30 days two hundred and twenty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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