A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in California. Id of earthquake: nc72836031. Event ids that are associated: nc72836031. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/07/17 / 2017-07-13 10:53:45 / July 13, 2017 @ 10:53 am. The temblor was picked up at 02:53:45 / 2:53 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 5.59 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -118.8411636° West, 37.6450005° North, depth 5.59 km.
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes. Event epicenter was 12 km (7 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 11 km E of Mammoth Lakes, California.
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