A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 64 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (40 miles) on Monday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 09:45:55 / May 18, 2020 @ 9:45 am. The temblor was picked up at 01:45:55 / 1:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -117.9503 West, latitude 38.1877 North, depth = 7.35 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.35 km (5 miles). Unique identifier: us70009jjy. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00727939, us70009jjy.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and fourty-two, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourty-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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