A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 51 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (32 miles). The temblor was detected at 04:59:27 / 4:59 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.1 km (3 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00729354. Unique identifier: nn00729354. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 12:59:27 / May 20, 2020 @ 12:59 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 5.1 km, -117.7787° West, 38.2213° North.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-three, in the last 10 days two hundred and eighty-three, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-one and in the last 365 days three hundred and fourty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 51 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada.
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