A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in California. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.859169 West, latitude 37.574501 North, depth = 5.34 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72588696. Id of event: nc72588696. The temblor was picked up at 19:28:06 / 7:28 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.34 km (3 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 05/02/16 / 2016-02-05 03:28:06 / February 5, 2016 @ 3:28 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mammoth Lakes. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 13 km (8 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop).
Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 12 km SE of Mammoth Lakes, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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