A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 64 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (40 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 15:49:48 / May 20, 2020 @ 3:49 pm. Unique identifier: nn00729488. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00729488. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 3.8 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -117.9523° West, 38.1643° North, depth 3.8 km. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:49:48 / 7:49 am (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days two hundred and ninety-one, in the past 30 days two hundred and ninety-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 64 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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