A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.86 (ml/mb) was reported 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek in California on Wednesday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 6.63 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -118.4508362° West, 37.6161652° North, depth 6.63 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/08/17 / 2017-08-10 07:41:42 / August 10, 2017 @ 7:41 am. Event id: nc72865586. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72865586. The temblor was reported at 23:41:42 / 11:41 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 46 km (29 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop).
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 seventy-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 25 km N of Dixon Lane-Meadow Creek, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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