A minor earthquake magnitude 3.56 (ml/mb) strikes 11 km ESE of Lone Pine, California (7 miles) on Saturday. All ids that are associated to the event: ci37297079. Unique identifier: ci37297079. Exact location of event, longitude -117.9626694 West, latitude 36.5423317 North, depth = 0.82 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 0.82 km (1 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/01/16 / 2016-01-16 20:49:18 / January 16, 2016 @ 8:49 pm. The temblor was detected at 12:49:18 / 12:49 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 11 km ESE of Lone Pine, California.
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