A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 53 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (33 miles) on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 12 km (7 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 24/05/20 / 2020-05-24 05:10:51 / May 24, 2020 @ 5:10 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00732766. Id of event: nn00732766. Exact location of earthquake, -117.8262° West, 38.1667° North, depth 12 km. The temblor was detected at 21:10:51 / 9:10 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three hundred and twenty-two, in the past 30 days three hundred and twenty-nine and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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