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Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 32 mi west of Tonopah, Nye County, Nevada, USA, on 2020-05-17 13:17:02 -08:00

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 6.5 quake 36 mi west of Tonopah, Nye County, Nevada, USA, 2020-05-15 03:03:27 -08:00, which had occurred 2 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 32 mi west of Tonopah, Nye County, Nevada, USA, on 2020-05-17 13:17:02 -08:00

Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

17 May 21:21 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 minutes.
May 17 21:40: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 12.8 to 10.4 km.
Date & time: May 17, 2020 21:17:02 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-17 13:17:02 -08:00
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 38.1749°N / 117.8028°W (Esmeralda, Nevada, United States)
Antipode: 38.175°S / 62.197°E
Nearest volcano: Clayton Valley (43 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) SE of Mina (pop: 155) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) WNW of Tonopah (pop: 2,480) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) ESE of Hawthorne (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) ESE of Carson City (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
225 km (140 mi) NE of Clovis (California) (pop: 104,200) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) SE of Sparks (pop: 96,100) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) SE of Reno (pop: 241,400) --> See nearby quakes!
235 km (146 mi) NE of Fresno (California) (pop: 520,100) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) NE of Madera (California) (pop: 64,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.710.4 km51km WNW of Tonopah, Nevada (USA)USGS
4.110 kmNevada (USA)EMSC

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Pittsford (3442.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Laying down in bed tremors I was in bed it was strong tremors not shaking like trembling for at least 10 or 15 mins  
Cherryland, Alameda, California (381 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Reno / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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