A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 67 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (42 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.2 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -117.9943° West, 38.1603° North, depth 6.2 km. Id of earthquake: nn00728210. Event ids that are associated: nn00728210. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 21:51:01 / May 18, 2020 @ 9:51 pm. The temblor was detected at 13:51:01 / 1:51 pm (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and fourty-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and fifty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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