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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 64km W of Tonopah, Nevada (USA) on Friday, 15 May 2020

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.5 quake: 56km W of Tonopah, Nevada (USA), 15 May 2020 11:03, which had occurred 2 hours and 48 minutes earlier.
Light mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 64km W of Tonopah, Nevada (USA) on Friday, 15 May 2020
15 May 13:55 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
May 15 14:26: Magnitude recalculated from 4.3 to 3.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 12.1 to 10.0 km.
May 15 14:29: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 4.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 5.9 km.
Date & time: Friday, 15 May 2020 13:51 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-15 05:51:37 -08:00
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 5.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1733°N / 117.9536°W (Nevada, United States)
Nearest volcano: Clayton Valley (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) SE of Mina (pop: 200)
54 km (34 mi) NW of Silver Peak (pop: 100)
57 km (35 mi) N of Dyer (pop: 300)
192 km (119 mi) SE of Carson City (pop: 54,500)
195 km (121 mi) SE of Fernley (pop: 19,400)
196 km (122 mi) SE of South Lake Tahoe (pop: 21,700)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
2020-05-15 05:51:37 -08:00 (15 May 13:51:37 UTC)M 4.3 / 5.9 km64km W of Tonopah, Nevada (USA)USGS
Fri, 15 May 13:51 UTCM 3.8 / 10 kmNevada (USA)EMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Arnold California / Moderate shaking (MMI V)

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 64km W of Tonopah, Nevada (USA) on Friday, 15 May 2020
 

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