A minor earthquake magnitude 2.82 (ml/mb) strikes 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in California on Monday. Event id: nc72847276. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72847276. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/07/17 / 2017-07-24 17:45:24 / July 24, 2017 @ 5:45 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.8161697 West, latitude 37.5423317 North, depth = 2.69 km. The 2.82-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:45:24 / 9:45 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.69 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface.
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. The epicenter was 18 km (11 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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