A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 46 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (29 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 08:56:06 / May 22, 2020 @ 8:56 am. Exact location of event, depth 1.7 km, -117.745° West, 38.169° North. Unique identifier: nn00731086. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00731086. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:56:06 / 12:56 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.7 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, 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 seventy-three 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. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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