A minor earthquake magnitude 2.81 (ml/mb) strikes 16 kilometers (10 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in California on Thursday. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/07/17 / 2017-07-21 01:03:01 / July 21, 2017 @ 1:03 am. Exact location, longitude -118.8884964° West, latitude 37.512001° North, depth = 1.35 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.35 km (1 miles). Unique identifier: nc72843666. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72843666. The 2.81-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:03:01 / 5:03 pm (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes. Earthquake epicenter was 17 km (10 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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