A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 54 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (34 miles) on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 00:29:53 / May 18, 2020 @ 12:29 am. Unique identifier: nn00727646. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00727646, us70009j8z. Exact location of event, longitude -117.7983 West, latitude 38.1523 North, depth = 0.2 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.2 km (0 miles). The temblor was reported at 16:29:53 / 4:29 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-five, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-five, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-one and in the last 365 days two hundred and eighty-nine 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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