A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 66 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (41 miles). The epicenter was at a depth of 0 km (0 miles). The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:47:10 / 8:47 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00729538. Unique identifier: nn00729538. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 16:47:10 / May 20, 2020 @ 4:47 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.9657 West, latitude 38.2008 North, depth = 0 km.
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty-two, in the last 10 days two hundred and ninety-three, in the past 30 days three hundred and one and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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