A minor earthquake magnitude 3.01 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in California. The temblor was picked up at 00:47:39 / 12:47 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 2.19 km (1 miles). Event id: nc72869066. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc72869066. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 14/08/17 / 2017-08-14 08:47:39 / August 14, 2017 @ 8:47 am. Exact location of earthquake, -118.8216629° West, 37.4623337° North, depth 2.19 km.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 25 km (15 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days sixty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 24 km SSE of Mammoth Lakes, California. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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