A minor earthquake with magnitude 3 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 67 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (42 miles). Unique identifier: nn00730461. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00730461. Exact location, longitude -117.993° West, latitude 38.16° North, depth = 10.4 km. The temblor was picked up at 08:33:10 / 8:33 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/05/20 / 2020-05-21 16:33:10 / May 21, 2020 @ 4:33 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10.4 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days three hundred and seven, in the past 30 days three hundred and twelve and in the last 365 days three hundred and seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. 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: 67 km W of Tonopah, Nevada.
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