A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.05 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in California. Id of earthquake: nc72911326. Event ids that are associated: nc72911326. Exact location of event, depth 1.65 km, -118.8031693° West, 37.4658318° North. The temblor was detected at 20:49:49 / 8:49 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.65 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 19/10/17 / 2017-10-19 04:49:49 / October 19, 2017 @ 4:49 am.
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 25 km (16 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mammoth Lakes (min 5000 pop).
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 have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 25 km SE of Mammoth Lakes, California. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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