A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Mammoth Lakes in CA. The temblor was detected at 06:10:07 / 6:10 am (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -118.941° West, latitude 37.6558333° North, depth = 1.51 km. Id of earthquake: nc73085325. Event ids that are associated: nc73085325. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 1.51 km (1 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/09/18 / 2018-09-17 14:10:07 / September 17, 2018 @ 2:10 pm.
Close country/countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 3 km (2 miles) from Mammoth Lakes (c. 8 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mammoth Lakes.
Each year there are an estimated 1,300,000 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 0 and in the last 365 days twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 4 km ENE of Mammoth Lakes, CA.
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