A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 52 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (32 miles) on Monday. The temblor was reported at 15:23:34 / 3:23 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 23:23:34 / May 18, 2020 @ 11:23 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -117.8118 West, latitude 38.1723 North, depth = 10.5 km. Event id: nn00728253. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00728253. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.5 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and fourty-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and fifty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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