A minor earthquake magnitude 3 (ml/mb) strikes 57 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (35 miles) on Wednesday. Id of earthquake: nn00736161. Event ids that are associated: nn00736161. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/05/20 / 2020-05-27 08:45:49 / May 27, 2020 @ 8:45 am. The temblor was reported at 00:45:49 / 12:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 8 km (5 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -117.868° West, 38.1758° North, depth 8 km.
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and fourty-seven, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-seven and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 57 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada.
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