A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) was reported 54 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (34 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -117.8363 West, latitude 38.1843 North, depth = 10.6 km. The 3.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:45:35 / 10:45 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/05/20 / 2020-05-28 18:45:35 / May 28, 2020 @ 6:45 pm. Id of earthquake: nn00737490. Event ids that are associated: nn00737490. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.6 km (7 miles).
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 nine, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty-eight and in the last 365 days four hundred and twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 54 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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