A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 67 km W of Tonopah, Nevada (42 miles) on Sunday. Exact location of event, longitude -117.9965 West, latitude 38.1538 North, depth = 6.3 km. The 3.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:44:25 / 8:44 pm (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/05/20 / 2020-05-25 04:44:25 / May 25, 2020 @ 4:44 am. Id of earthquake: nn00733785. Event ids that are associated: nn00733785. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.3 km (4 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been fourteen, in the last 10 days three hundred and thirty-six, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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