A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 50 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (31 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00727926. Unique identifier: nn00727926. Exact location of earthquake, -117.7835° West, 38.1765° North, depth 11.1 km. The temblor was reported at 01:17:16 / 1:17 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 09:17:16 / May 18, 2020 @ 9:17 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.1 km (7 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-three, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 50 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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