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Minor earthquake: M2.99 quake has struck near Mammoth Lakes in California



Earthquake location 37.8563347S, -118.942337WA minor earthquake magnitude 2.99 (ml/mb) strikes 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in California on Friday. Id of earthquake: nc72809651. Event ids that are associated: nc72809651. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/06/17 / 2017-06-02 22:33:34 / June 2, 2017 @ 10:33 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 2.07 km (1 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:33:34 / 2:33 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -118.942337° West, 37.8563347° North, depth 2.07 km.

Earthquake epicenter was 23 km (14 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mammoth Lakes.

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 sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 23 km N of Mammoth Lakes, California.

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More information

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 2.99 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude -118.942337° West Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 37.8563347° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 2.07 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 23km N of Mammoth Lakes, California Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2017-06-02 22:33:34 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2017-06-02 22:59:02 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset -480 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt The total number of felt reports
CDI The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 138 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network nc The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,nc, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used 4 The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 0.1663 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.03 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 213 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type ml The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID nc72809651 Id of event.
Event Code 72809651 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,nc72809651, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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