A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, Nevada (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 17:35:18 / May 20, 2020 @ 5:35 pm. Exact location of event, depth 6 km, -117.7302° West, 38.1997° North. Id of earthquake: nn00729560. Event ids that are associated: nn00729560. The temblor was detected at 17:35:18 / 5:35 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 6 km (4 miles).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and ninety-one, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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