A minor earthquake magnitude 3.29 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in California. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 1.19 km (1 miles). The temblor was detected at 18:52:09 / 6:52 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -118.895668° West, 37.6226654° North, depth 1.19 km. Global time and date of event 08/09/16 / 2016-09-08 01:52:09 / September 8, 2016 @ 1:52 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: nc72691516. Event ids that are associated: nc72691516.
Nearby country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes. Event epicenter was 7 km (5 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 7 km ESE of Mammoth Lakes, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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