A minor earthquake magnitude 3.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Bridgeport in California. Exact location of earthquake, -118.9312° West, 38.3406° North, depth 9.2 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 28/12/16 / 2016-12-28 10:04:56 / December 28, 2016 @ 10:04 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 9.2 km (6 miles). The temblor was reported at 02:04:56 / 2:04 am (local time epicenter). Event id: nn00570775. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00570775, nc72744735.
Earthquake epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mammoth Lakes. Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 thirteen, in the last 10 days thirteen, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days fourty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 27 km ENE of Bridgeport, California.
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