A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 50 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (31 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -117.7774° West, 38.1947° North, depth 6.7 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.7 km (4 miles). Id of earthquake: nn00731564. Event ids that are associated: nn00731564. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:02:20 / 6:02 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/05/20 / 2020-05-22 02:02:20 / May 22, 2020 @ 2:02 am.
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 eighteen, in the last 10 days three hundred and seventeen, in the past 30 days three hundred and twenty-four and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 50 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada.
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