A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) strikes 49 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (30 miles) on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00727089. Id of event: nn00727089. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/05/20 / 2020-05-17 07:39:32 / May 17, 2020 @ 7:39 am. The temblor was detected at 23:39:32 / 11:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.7708 West, latitude 38.2042 North, depth = 5.8 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.8 km (4 miles).
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 sixty, in the last 10 days two hundred and one, in the past 30 days two hundred and eight and in the last 365 days two hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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