A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 51 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (32 miles). The temblor was picked up at 05:29:13 / 5:29 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -117.7819 West, latitude 38.2323 North, depth = 10 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/05/20 / 2020-05-24 13:29:13 / May 24, 2020 @ 1:29 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00733198, us70009phb. Unique identifier: us70009phb.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days three hundred and twenty-nine, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-six and in the last 365 days three hundred and eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 51 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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