A minor earthquake magnitude 2.91 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in California. All ids that are associated to the event: nc72883545. Unique identifier: nc72883545. The 2.91-magnitude earthquake was detected at 06:49:31 / 6:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/09/17 / 2017-09-01 14:49:31 / September 1, 2017 @ 2:49 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 4.2 km (3 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -118.8198318 West, latitude 37.6081657 North, depth = 4.2 km.
Earthquake epicenter was 14 km (9 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mammoth Lakes. Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days sixty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 14 km ESE of Mammoth Lakes, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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