A minor earthquake magnitude 3.1 (ml/mb) strikes 67 kilometers (42 miles) from Winnemucca in Nevada on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 5 km (3 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 14:54:00 / 2:54 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.0365 West, latitude 41.2646 North, depth = 5 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/05/20 / 2020-05-19 22:54:00 / May 19, 2020 @ 10:54 pm. Id of earthquake: us70009l7x. Event ids that are associated: us70009l7x.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 67 km (42 miles) from Winnemucca (c. 7 400 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Winnemucca (min 5000 pop).
There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 67 km ENE of Winnemucca, Nevada. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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