A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.3 (ml/mb) was reported 52 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (32 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 6.59 km (4 miles). The 3.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:14:30 / 2:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.8039 West, latitude 38.1864 North, depth = 6.59 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 22:14:30 / May 26, 2020 @ 10:14 pm. Event id: us60009zlf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60009zlf.
There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-four, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-two and in the last 365 days four hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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