A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.92 (ml/mb) was reported 19 kilometers (12 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in California on Tuesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/09/17 / 2017-09-19 16:15:29 / September 19, 2017 @ 4:15 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 2.63 km (2 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location, longitude -118.8338318° West, latitude 37.5105019° North, depth = 2.63 km. Id of earthquake: nc72895231. Event ids that are associated: nc72895231. The temblor was reported at 08:15:29 / 8:15 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 20 km (12 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 19 km SE of Mammoth Lakes, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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