A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 8 km ENE of Lone Pine, CA (5 miles) on Wednesday. Exact time and date of earthquake 24/10/18 / 2018-10-24 21:28:02 / October 24, 2018 @ 9:28 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: ci37403594. Ids that are associated to the event: ci37403594, nn00662621. The temblor was reported at 13:28:02 / 1:28 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 8.59 km (5 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -117.9803314° West, 36.6031685° North, depth 8.59 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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