A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) strikes 46 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (29 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 11.1 km, -117.7268° West, 38.208° North. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 00:47:52 / May 26, 2020 @ 12:47 am. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 16:47:52 / 4:47 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 11.1 km (7 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00734769. Id of event: nn00734769.
In the past 24 hours, there have been nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-four, in the past 30 days three hundred and fourty-five and in the last 365 days three hundred and ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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