A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 61 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (38 miles). Event id: nn00730902. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00730902. The 3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:30:00 / 8:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 04:30:00 / May 22, 2020 @ 4:30 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -117.9212 West, latitude 38.15 North, depth = 12.2 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 12.2 km (8 miles).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, 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 occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 61 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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