A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 54 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (34 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.8335 West, latitude 38.1687 North, depth = 11 km. The temblor was reported at 18:38:57 / 6:38 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: nn00734848. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00734848. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11 km (7 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 02:38:57 / May 26, 2020 @ 2:38 am.
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and twenty-seven, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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