A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 54 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (34 miles). The temblor was detected at 03:58:53 / 3:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -117.8437° West, latitude 38.1663° North, depth = 5.2 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5.2 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 11:58:53 / May 22, 2020 @ 11:58 am. Unique identifier: nn00731201. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00731201.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days three hundred and twelve, in the past 30 days three hundred and nineteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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