A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 58 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (36 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 05:25:39 / May 20, 2020 @ 5:25 am. Id of earthquake: nn00729041. Event ids that are associated: us70009ldm, nn00729041. The temblor was picked up at 21:25:39 / 9:25 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8.1 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -117.9627° West, 38.159° North, depth 8.1 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-one, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-two, in the past 30 days two hundred and eighty and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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