A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 55 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (34 miles) on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.8542 West, latitude 38.1637 North, depth = 6.4 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 15:54:46 / May 22, 2020 @ 3:54 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00731384. Unique identifier: nn00731384. The temblor was picked up at 07:54:46 / 7:54 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.4 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been twelve, in the last 10 days three hundred and sixteen, in the past 30 days three hundred and twenty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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