A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 13 kilometers (8 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in CA. The 2.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:11:13 / 10:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -118.8753357 West, latitude 37.5483322 North, depth = 6.77 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/08/18 / 2018-08-27 06:11:13 / August 27, 2018 @ 6:11 am. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: nc73076320. Id of event: nc73076320. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 6.77 km (4 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mammoth Lakes. The epicenter was 14 km (9 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop).
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been 0, in the last 10 days 0, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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