A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 45 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (28 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.7066 West, latitude 38.2262 North, depth = 10.9 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 10.9 km (7 miles). Id of earthquake: nn00729592. Event ids that are associated: nn00729592. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 18:38:06 / May 20, 2020 @ 6:38 pm. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:38:06 / 10:38 am (local time epicenter).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and ninety-two, 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 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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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 45 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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