A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 55 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (34 miles). The 3.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:32:00 / 2:32 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.1 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00733527. Id of event: nn00733527. Exact location, longitude -117.8397° West, latitude 38.1862° North, depth = 15.1 km. Global time and date of event 24/05/20 / 2020-05-24 22:32:00 / May 24, 2020 @ 10:32 pm UTC/GMT.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been eight, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirty, in the past 30 days three hundred and thirty-seven and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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