A minor earthquake magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in California on Tuesday. Exact location, longitude -118.9941635° West, latitude 37.507° North, depth = 1.67 km. Unique identifier: nc72833946. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72833946. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/07/17 / 2017-07-11 09:00:30 / July 11, 2017 @ 9:00 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 1.67 km (1 miles). The temblor was reported at 01:00:30 / 1:00 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 16 km (10 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).
There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 15 km S of Mammoth Lakes, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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