A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 49 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (30 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00727884. Id of event: nn00727884. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.8 km (4 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 07:51:44 / May 18, 2020 @ 7:51 am. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:51:44 / 11:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -117.7613° West, 38.2115° North, depth 6.8 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-one, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-seven and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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