A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 66 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (41 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:39:20 / 10:39 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10.3 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 06:39:20 / May 19, 2020 @ 6:39 am. Id of earthquake: nn00728451. Event ids that are associated: nn00728451. Exact location of event, longitude -117.9837 West, latitude 38.1505 North, depth = 10.3 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days two hundred and fifty-one, in the past 30 days two hundred and fifty-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 66 km W of Tonopah, Nevada.
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