A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was reported 52 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (32 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -117.8142° West, latitude 38.176° North, depth = 9.5 km. Global time and date of event 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 22:14:30 / May 26, 2020 @ 10:14 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: nn00735741. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00735741, us60009zlf. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.5 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 3.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:14:30 / 2:14 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days one hundred and seventy-five, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and twelve 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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