A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) was reported 58 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (36 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, longitude -117.8949 West, latitude 38.1409 North, depth = 11.67 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 11.67 km (7 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009l6q. Id of event: us70009l6q. The temblor was detected at 13:48:53 / 1:48 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 21:48:53 / May 19, 2020 @ 9:48 pm.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been eighteen, in the last 10 days two hundred and sixty-three, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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