A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 64 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (40 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.8 km (7 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/05/20 / 2020-05-18 00:26:21 / May 18, 2020 @ 12:26 am. Id of earthquake: nn00727640. Event ids that are associated: nn00727640. The temblor was picked up at 16:26:21 / 4:26 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -117.9555° West, 38.1477° North, depth 10.8 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourty-four, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-four, in the past 30 days two hundred and twenty-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and ninety-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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