A minor earthquake magnitude 2.88 (ml/mb) strikes 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in California on Sunday. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.55 km (1 miles). Exact location of event, depth 1.55 km, -118.8198318° West, 37.4650002° North. Unique identifier: nc72868941. Ids that are associated to the event: nc72868941. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/08/17 / 2017-08-14 07:06:35 / August 14, 2017 @ 7:06 am. The temblor was reported at 23:06:35 / 11:06 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 24 km (15 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 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 two, 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. Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 24 km SSE of Mammoth Lakes, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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