A minor earthquake magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 44 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (27 miles). The 2.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:20:09 / 10:20 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: nn00736032. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00736032. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.4 km (6 miles). Global time and date of event 27/05/20 / 2020-05-27 06:20:09 / May 27, 2020 @ 6:20 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 9.4 km, -117.6977° West, 38.2241° North.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been seven, in the last 10 days one hundred and fifty-seven, in the past 30 days three hundred and fifty-three and in the last 365 days four hundred and seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year.
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