A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 46 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (29 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:39:26 / 10:39 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 14.1 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -117.7468 West, latitude 38.1608 North, depth = 14.1 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/05/20 / 2020-05-21 06:39:26 / May 21, 2020 @ 6:39 am. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00730063. Unique identifier: nn00730063.
In the past 24 hours, there have been thirty, in the last 10 days three hundred and one, in the past 30 days three hundred and seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 46 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada.
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