A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 49 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (30 miles). Exact location, longitude -117.7613° West, latitude 38.2312° North, depth = 8.5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: nn00734476. Unique identifier: nn00734476. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:50:50 / 10:50 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/05/20 / 2020-05-25 18:50:50 / May 25, 2020 @ 6:50 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.5 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each 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 eight, in the last 10 days two hundred and fifty-six, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-seven 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 49 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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