A minor earthquake magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 45 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (28 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 21:07:00 / May 20, 2020 @ 9:07 pm. The temblor was picked up at 13:07:00 / 1:07 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.6 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: nn00729693. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00729693. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.7223 West, latitude 38.1878 North, depth = 3.6 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-five, in the last 10 days two hundred and ninety-five, in the past 30 days three hundred and three and in the last 365 days three hundred and fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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