A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 47 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (29 miles) on Wednesday. The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 05:57:21 / 5:57 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 13:57:21 / May 20, 2020 @ 1:57 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 7.2 km (4 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -117.7485° West, 38.199° North, depth 7.2 km. Event id: nn00729412. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00729412.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-six, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-six, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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