A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 49 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (30 miles). Exact location of event, depth 5.9 km, -117.7688° West, 38.2037° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.9 km (4 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 23:40:50 / May 18, 2020 @ 11:40 pm. Id of earthquake: nn00728264. Event ids that are associated: nn00728264. The temblor was picked up at 15:40:50 / 3:40 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-seven, in the last 10 days two hundred and fourty-eight, in the past 30 days two hundred and fifty-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 49 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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