A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 61 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (38 miles) on Monday. Global time and date of event 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 19:23:34 / May 18, 2020 @ 7:23 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.7 km (5 miles). The temblor was detected at 11:23:34 / 11:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -117.9208° West, latitude 38.1658° North, depth = 8.7 km. Unique identifier: nn00728161. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00728161.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days two hundred and fourty-four, in the past 30 days two hundred and fifty-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 61 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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