A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was reported 51 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (32 miles) on Wednesday. Unique identifier: nn00730022. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00730022. The epicenter was at a depth of 15.6 km (10 miles). Exact location of event, depth 15.6 km, -117.7855° West, 38.2178° North. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/05/20 / 2020-05-21 05:50:20 / May 21, 2020 @ 5:50 am. The temblor was reported at 21:50:20 / 9:50 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days three hundred and two, in the past 30 days three hundred and eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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