A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 84 km ENE of Tonopah, Nevada (52 miles). Event id: nn00769218. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00769218. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 4.2 km (3 miles). The temblor was detected at 05:25:59 / 5:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/08/20 / 2020-08-22 05:25:59 / August 22, 2020 @ 5:25 am. Exact location of event, longitude -116.3097 West, latitude 38.2988 North, depth = 4.2 km.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days 0 and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 84 km ENE of Tonopah, Nevada.
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