A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 46 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (29 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 12.7 km (8 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 17:41:57 / May 18, 2020 @ 5:41 pm. Exact location, longitude -117.7438° West, latitude 38.186° North, depth = 12.7 km. Id of earthquake: nn00728105. Event ids that are associated: nn00728105. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:41:57 / 9:41 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourty-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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