A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 54 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (34 miles) on Tuesday. The temblor was picked up at 14:12:45 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 22:12:45 / May 19, 2020 @ 10:12 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 5.36 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.8442 West, latitude 38.1478 North, depth = 5.36 km. Id of earthquake: us70009l76. Event ids that are associated: us70009l76. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and sixty-four, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-two and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 54 km W of Tonopah, Nevada.
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