A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 67 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (42 miles). The temblor was picked up at 23:00:08 / 11:00 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 07:00:08 / May 22, 2020 @ 7:00 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 7.2 km (4 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: nn00731001. Unique identifier: nn00731001. Exact location, longitude -117.9945° West, latitude 38.1385° North, depth = 7.2 km.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days three hundred and nine, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixteen and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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