A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 63 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (39 miles). Id of earthquake: nn00733773. Event ids that are associated: nn00733773. The temblor was reported at 20:32:20 / 8:32 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.9477 West, latitude 38.1588 North, depth = 12.6 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 12.6 km (8 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/05/20 / 2020-05-25 04:32:20 / May 25, 2020 @ 4:32 am.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been thirteen, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirty-five, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 63 km W of Tonopah, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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