A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was reported 49 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (30 miles) on Monday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.9 km (4 miles). Id of earthquake: nn00728036. Event ids that are associated: nn00728036. Exact location of event, longitude -117.763 West, latitude 38.2008 North, depth = 5.9 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 13:36:11 / May 18, 2020 @ 1:36 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 05:36:11 / 5:36 am (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and fourty-two, in the past 30 days two hundred and fourty-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 49 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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