A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 48 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (30 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.9 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00729408. Unique identifier: nn00729408. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 13:56:35 / May 20, 2020 @ 1:56 pm. Exact location of earthquake, -117.7612° West, 38.1832° North, depth 6.9 km. The temblor was picked up at 05:56:35 / 5:56 am (local time epicenter).
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-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 48 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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