A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 45 km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (28 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -117.7208° West, 38.2007° North, depth 9.2 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/05/20 / 2020-05-28 12:03:21 / May 28, 2020 @ 12:03 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.2 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: nn00737209. Ids that are associated to the event: nn00737209. The temblor was picked up at 04:03:21 / 4:03 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been ten, in the last 10 days one hundred and twenty-three, in the past 30 days three hundred and sixty-five and in the last 365 days four hundred and nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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