A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 55 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (34 miles). Event id: nn00728153. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00728153. Exact location of event, longitude -117.854 West, latitude 38.1587 North, depth = 5.7 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.7 km (4 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:13:49 / 11:13 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 19:13:49 / May 18, 2020 @ 7:13 pm.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, 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 have been detected nearby.
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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. 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: 55 km W of Tonopah, Nevada.
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