A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 67 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (42 miles). Id of earthquake: nn00728021. Event ids that are associated: nn00728021. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.3 km (3 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:58:21 / 4:58 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 12:58:21 / May 18, 2020 @ 12:58 pm. Exact location, longitude -117.9952° West, latitude 38.1357° North, depth = 5.3 km.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days two hundred and fourty-two, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourty-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 67 km W of Tonopah, Nevada.
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