A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 47 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (29 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 8.5 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00729332. Unique identifier: nn00729332. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 12:36:53 / May 20, 2020 @ 12:36 pm. The temblor was detected at 04:36:53 / 4:36 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.7382 West, latitude 38.212 North, depth = 8.5 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-nine, in the past 30 days two hundred and eighty-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and thirty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 47 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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