A minor earthquake magnitude 2.95 (ml/mb) strikes 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Yosemite Valley in California on Saturday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72701701. Id of event: nc72701701. The temblor was picked up at 03:50:11 / 3:50 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of -0.93 km (-1 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -119.4104996 West, latitude 37.6418343 North, depth = -0.93 km. Global time and date of event 24/09/16 / 2016-09-24 10:50:11 / September 24, 2016 @ 10:50 am UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 39 km (24 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days nineteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 18 km SE of Yosemite Valley, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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